Douds Family History

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Douds Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Dowd 1, with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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


Similar surnames: Dowds, Doud, Dodds, Dods, Dowdy, Doody, Cords, Downs, Dobbs, Doddy

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Douds Family Origin

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Douds Family Occupations

What did your Douds ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Douds occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Douds's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Douds family was Gardners Widow. Coal Miner, Coal Trimmer and Gardener Dom. Serv. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Douds.

View Census data for Douds | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Coal Trimmer

    7%
  • Gardener Dom. Serv.

    7%
  • Gardners Widow

    7%

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Douds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Douds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douds 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Douds. 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 Douds. For the veterans among your Douds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douds Life Expectancy

What is the average Douds lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Douds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Douds in 1962 was 84, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Douds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douds 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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