Doose Name Meaning

Dutch: of uncertain origin. Debrabandere proposes D’Hoossche as a source; possibly a reflex of de Hoofsche, a nickname for someone with courtly manners.

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


Similar surnames: Poos, Hoos, Dossey, Loose, Boose, Douse, Grose, Dols, Doom, Doble

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Doose Family Origin

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Doose Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Doose family was Keeping House. The most common Doose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Doose's were Farmers. Farmer, Boot & Shoemaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doose.

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Between 1962 and 2003, Doose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Doose in 1962 was 78, and 74 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doose

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