Rouse Family History

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Rouse Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person with red hair, from Middle English, Old French rous ‘red(-haired)’ (Latin russ(e)us). Americanized spelling of German Raus.

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

Similar surnames: Rose, Couse, Rous, Fouse, Royse, House, Douse, Roush, Prouse, Crouse

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Rouse Family Origin

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Rouse Family Occupations

What did your Rouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Rouse. 44% of Rouse men worked as a Farmer and 32% of Rouse women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rouse were Clerk and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper
  • Student

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

Rouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 187,000 census records available for the last name Rouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rouse 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Rouse. 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 26,000 military records available for the last name Rouse. For the veterans among your Rouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rouse Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Rouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1953. The average life expectancy for Rouse in 1942 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

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