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Louder Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Lauter.

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

Similar surnames: Lowder, Sluder, Lander, Loner, Luer, Laumer, Lotter, Oder, Loder

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Where is the Louder family from?

You can see how Louder families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Louder family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Louder families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 12 Louder families living in Ontario. This was about 67% of all the recorded Louder's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Louder families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Louder surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Louder ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Louder. 25% of Louder men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Louder women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Louder were Machinist and Clerk.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Operator
  • Saleslady
  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Louder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Louder 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 434 immigration records available for the last name Louder. 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 Louder. For the veterans among your Louder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Louder lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Louder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Louder in 1956 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

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