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Dalhouse Family History

Dalhouse Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Dykhouse, Althouse, Milhouse, Welhouse, House, Newhouse, Outhouse

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Where is the Dalhouse family from?

You can see how Dalhouse families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dalhouse family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Dalhouse families were found in USA in 1880. In 1871 there were 6 Dalhouse families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Dalhouse's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Dalhouse families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dalhouse surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dalhouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dalhouse. 100% of Dalhouse men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Dalhouse women worked as a Stenographer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 678 census records available for the last name Dalhouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dalhouse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 60 immigration records available for the last name Dalhouse. 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 Cards

There are 53 military records available for the last name Dalhouse. For the veterans among your Dalhouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dalhouse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dalhouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dalhouse in 1963 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

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