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Dockens Family Origin

Where is the Dockens family from?

Dockens Family Occupations

What did your Dockens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dockens family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dockens. The most common Dockens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Dockens's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Dockens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dockens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dockens 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 Dockens

Passenger List

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

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Dockens Life Expectancy

What is the average Dockens lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dockens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Dockens in 1950 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dockens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dockens 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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