Poutre Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Poutre Name Meaning

French: apparently from medieval French poutre ‘young mare’, ‘filly’, though the reasons for its adoption as a surname are unclear. It is found chiefly in VT.

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


Similar surnames: Poitra, Motte, Oubre, Court, Petre, Poire, Route, Boutte, Couture

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Poutre Family Origin

Where is the Poutre family from?

SHOW MORE

Poutre Family Occupations

What did your Poutre ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Bookeeper

    20%
  • Brick Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, Bookeeper, Brick Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poutre. A less common occupation for the Poutre family was Laborer. The most common Poutre occupation in the USA was Bookeeper. 20% of Poutre's were Bookeepers.

Source: Census data for Poutre | Data not to scale

Poutre Historical Records

What Poutre family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Poutre ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Poutre

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Poutre Life Expectancy

What is the average Poutre lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poutre 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Poutre Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name