Soules Family History

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Soules Name Meaning

French (Soulès): plural form of Soulé (see Soulier 1, of which it is a variant).

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

Similar surnames: Soule, Houle, Sales, Sole, Sowles, Soulis, Voyles, Soles, Toles

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Soules Family Origin

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Soules Family Occupations

What did your Soules ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Soules occupation in the UK was Formerly Tailoress. 50% of Soules's were Formerly Tailoresss. Formerly Tailoress and Upholsterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Soules.

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  • Formerly Tailoress

  • Upholsterer


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

Soules Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Soules. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soules 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 794 immigration records available for the last name Soules. 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 Soules. For the veterans among your Soules ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soules Life Expectancy

What is the average Soules lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Soules life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Soules in 1953 was 37, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soules

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soules 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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