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 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gouse. The most common Gouse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Gouse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gouse family was Canvasser.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    21%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Canvasser

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gouse ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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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