Double Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Double Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French doubel ‘twin’ (literally ‘double’, from Late Latin duplus, classical Latin duplex, from du(o) ‘two’ + plek, a root meaning ‘fold’).

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


Similar surnames: Doble, Noble, Dole, Dube, Deeble, Boule, Houle, Soule, Womble, Duble

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Double Family Origin

Where is the Double family from?

SHOW MORE

Double Family Occupations

What did your Double ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Carman

    4%
  • Laundress

    4%
  • Shepherd

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carman and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Double. The most common Double occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Double's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Double family was Shepherd.

Source: Census data for Double | Data not to scale

Double Historical Records

What Double family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Double ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Double

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Double Life Expectancy

What is the average Double lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Double 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Double Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name