Soulier Family History

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Soulier Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker, from Old French soulier ‘shoe’, ‘sandal’. from a derivative of Old French soule ‘platform’, ‘storey’, a topographic name for someone who lived in a house with more than one storey, something of a rarity in the Middle Ages.

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

Similar surnames: Hollier, Boulier, Sulzer, Sonnier, Roulier, Saulnier, Bouvier, Souter

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Soulier Family Origin

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Soulier Family Occupations

What did your Soulier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Schoolmaster and Teacher (music) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Soulier. 50% of Soulier women worked as a Teacher (music)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Schoolmaster

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Teacher (music)
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Soulier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Soulier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soulier 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 532 immigration records available for the last name Soulier. 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 556 military records available for the last name Soulier. For the veterans among your Soulier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soulier Life Expectancy

What is the average Soulier lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Soulier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Soulier in 1944 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

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