Stout Name Meaning

nickname for a brave or powerfully built man, from Middle English stout ‘steadfast’. from the Old Norse byname Stútr ‘gnat’, denoting a small and insignificant person. possibly also a habitational name from a minor place named with the Old English element stut ‘stumpy hillock’, which is found as a component in various Devon place names.

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


Similar surnames: Tout, Stoop, Stone, Stock, Start, Storm, Stott, Storr, Short, Trout

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Stout Family Origin

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Stout Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Student

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stout family was Labourer. The most common Stout occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Stout's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stout.

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Stout Historical Records

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Stout Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Stout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stout in 1943 was 66, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stout

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