Fouse Family History

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Fouse Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Fousse, a southern variant of Fosse. Americanized spelling of German Pfaus, a variant of Pfautz, a nickname for a self-important person.

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

Similar surnames: Folse, Rouse, Couse, Forse, Gouse, Foose, Douse, Fouch, Poust, Rous

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Fouse Family Origin

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Fouse Family Occupations

What did your Fouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fouse. 29% of Fouse men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Fouse women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fouse were Machinist and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Seamstress
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer

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

Fouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Fouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fouse 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 399 immigration records available for the last name Fouse. 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 968 military records available for the last name Fouse. For the veterans among your Fouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fouse Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Fouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Fouse in 1951 was 27, and 71 in 2004.

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