Gouse Family History

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Gouse Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gaus.

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

Similar surnames: Douse, Couse, Rouse, Fouse, Mouse, Youse, Shouse, Royse, Clouse

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Gouse Family Origin

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Gouse Family Occupations

What did your Gouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Labourer and House Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gouse. 34% of Gouse men worked as an Assistant Labourer and 34% of Gouse women worked as a House Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gouse were Stretcher Bearer and Shorthand Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Labourer
  • Salesman Drapery
  • Stretcher Bearer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • House Duties
  • Shop Assistant Knitwear
  • Shorthand Typist

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

Gouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gouse 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Gouse. 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 313 military records available for the last name Gouse. For the veterans among your Gouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Gouse lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gouse in 1951 was 58, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gouse 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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