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Fouy Family History

Fouy Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Foy, Houy, Fouty, Fout, Fu, You, Fox, Ford, Loy, Rout

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Where is the Fouy family from?

You can see how Fouy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fouy family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Fouy family living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Fouy's in USA. California had the highest population of Fouy families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fouy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fouy ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 80 census records available for the last name Fouy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fouy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 7 immigration records available for the last name Fouy. 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 Cards

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

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