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Couto Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with couto ‘enclosed pasture’ (Late Latin cautum, from the past participle of cavere ‘to make safe’). In some cases the name may be topographic. Possibly an altered spelling of French Couteau (see Coutu).

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


Similar surnames: Coito, Canto, Soto, Cotta, Porto, Coto, Souto, Coutu, Cotton, Cota

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Couto Family Origin

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Couto Family Occupations

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Couto Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Couto. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Couto. For the veterans among your Couto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Couto Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Couto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Couto in 1959 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

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