Dornbush Family History

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Dornbush Name Meaning

Part translation of Dornbusch or a reflex of the Dutch cognate, Doornbosch, a topographic name for someone living by a copse of furze or thorn bushes.

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

Similar surnames: Dornbusch, Forbush, Ter Bush, Doornbos, Rosebush, Roudebush, Bush

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Dornbush Family Origin

Where is the Dornbush family from?

Dornbush Family Occupations

What did your Dornbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dornbush. The most common Dornbush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Dornbush's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dornbush family was Boarding House Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Boarding House Keeper


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

Dornbush Historical Records

What Dornbush family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dornbush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dornbush 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Dornbush. 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 411 military records available for the last name Dornbush. For the veterans among your Dornbush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dornbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Dornbush lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dornbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dornbush in 1960 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dornbush

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dornbush 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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