Couts Family History

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Couts Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Coutts. Possibly an Americanized spelling of the German family names Kutz or Kautz.

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

Similar surnames: Coots, Houts, Crout, Counts, Cotts, Fouts, Coats, Courts, Corts

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Couts Family Origin

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Couts Family Occupations

What did your Couts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Couts. 28% of Couts men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Couts women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Couts were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Mechanic
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Waitress
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Couts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Couts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Couts 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Couts. 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 Couts. For the veterans among your Couts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Couts Life Expectancy

What is the average Couts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Couts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Couts in 1951 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Couts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Couts 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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