Soutar Family History

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Soutar Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Souter.

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


Similar surnames: Soutter, Souter, Suter, Cousar, Sorter, Souther, Shuter, Sutor

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Soutar Family Origin

Where is the Soutar family from?

Soutar Family Occupations

What did your Soutar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Soutar occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Soutar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Soutar family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soutar.

View Census data for Soutar | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Dressmaker

    2%

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

Soutar Historical Records

What Soutar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Soutar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soutar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Soutar

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Soutar. 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 Soutar. For the veterans among your Soutar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soutar Life Expectancy

What is the average Soutar lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Soutar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Soutar in 1956 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soutar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soutar 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.

Famous Soutar Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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