Strout Family History

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Strout Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): perhaps, as Reaney suggests, a variant of Strutt.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Strow, Troup, Trout, Stroup, Strott, Sprott, Stout, Straut, Stroud

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Strout Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Strout name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Strout. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


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Strout Family Origin

Where is the Strout family from?

Strout Family Occupations

What did your Strout ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Strout family was Sailor. The most common Strout occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Strout's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strout.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Sailor


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Strout ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Strout Historical Records

What Strout family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Strout. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strout census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Strout. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Strout. For the veterans among your Strout ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strout Life Expectancy

What is the average Strout lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Strout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Strout in 1944 was 23, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strout

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strout ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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