Dolsen Family History

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Dolsen Name Meaning

Dutch: evidently a patronymic, presumably from Dol, a nickname for a madman, from Middle Dutch dolle ‘crazy’, ‘mad’.

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


Similar surnames: Holsen, Dolson, Olsen, Dole, Douse, Nolden, Nolen, Dolgin, Dillen

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Dolsen Family Origin

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Dolsen Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Dealer In Boots & Shoes

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Dolsen occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Dolsen's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Dolsen family was Dealer In Boots & Shoes. Carpenter, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dolsen.

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Dolsen Historical Records

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Dolsen Life Expectancy

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