Rouse Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person with red hair, from Middle English, Old French rous ‘red(-haired)’ (Latin russ(e)us). Americanized spelling of German Raus.

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


Similar surnames: Rose, Couse, Rous, Fouse, Royse, House, Douse, Roush, Prouse, Crouse

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Rouse Family Origin

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Rouse Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rouse. A less common occupation for the Rouse family was Carpenter. The most common Rouse occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Rouse's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Rouse Historical Records

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Rouse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Rouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1953. The average life expectancy for Rouse in 1942 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rouse

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