Louth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Louth in Lincolnshire, so called from its position on the river Lud (Old English Hlude, meaning ‘the loud one’). Irish: when not of English origin (see 1), probably a reduced and altered form of McLeod. Compare McLouth.

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


Similar surnames: Routh, Lough, Loth, Worth, Ruth, North, South, Lout, Leith, Lauth

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Louth Family Origin

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Louth Family Occupations

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  • F Laborer

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1881, F Laborer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Louth. The most common Louth occupation in Canada was F Laborer. 67% of Louth's were F Laborers.

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Louth Historical Records

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Louth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Louth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Louth in 1960 was 54, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Louth

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