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Doggett Name Meaning

nickname, probably with abusive connotations, from a diminutive of Middle English dogge ‘dog’ (Old English docga). nickname from Middle English dogge ‘dog’ + heved ‘head’ (Old English heafod).

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


Similar surnames: Liggett, Doughty, Dorsett, Leggett, Duffett, Eggett, Padgett

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Doggett Family Origin

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Doggett Family Occupations

What did your Doggett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doggett. A less common occupation for the Doggett family was Bricklayer. The most common Doggett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Doggett's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    2%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

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

Doggett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Doggett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doggett 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Doggett. 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 Doggett. For the veterans among your Doggett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doggett Life Expectancy

What is the average Doggett lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Doggett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Doggett in 1951 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doggett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doggett 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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