Dooling Family History

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Dooling Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Dolan 1. English: variant of Dowling.

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

Similar surnames: Dowling, Dowlin, Downing, Jopling, Gosling, Doolen, Rolling, Cowling

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Dooling Family Origin

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Dooling Family Occupations

What did your Dooling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Bricklayer and Canvasser Insurance were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dooling. The most common Dooling occupation in the UK was Labourer. 19% of Dooling's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dooling family was Coal Porter.

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  • Labourer

  • Bricklayer

  • Canvasser Insurance

  • Coal Porter


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

Dooling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Dooling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dooling 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Dooling. 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 Dooling. For the veterans among your Dooling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dooling Life Expectancy

What is the average Dooling lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dooling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dooling in 1942 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dooling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dooling 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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