Couto Family History

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Couto Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with couto ‘enclosed pasture’ (Late Latin cautum, from the past participle of cavere ‘to make safe’). In some cases the name may be topographic. Possibly an altered spelling of French Couteau (see Coutu).

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

Similar surnames: Coito, Canto, Soto, Cotta, Porto, Coto, Souto, Coutu, Cotton, Cota

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Couto Family Origin

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Couto Family Occupations

What did your Couto ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Painter Decorators Hilsea Ord and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Couto.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Painter Decorators Hilsea Ord

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Couto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Couto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Couto 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Couto. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 652 military records available for the last name Couto. For the veterans among your Couto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Couto Life Expectancy

What is the average Couto lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Couto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Couto in 1959 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Couto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Couto ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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