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Douglass Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Douglas.

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


Similar surnames: Douglas, Dougal, Dougan, Dunlay, Foulds, Doudna, Foulkes, Duguay

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Douglass Family Origin

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Douglass Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Douglass occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Douglass's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Douglass. A less common occupation for the Douglass family was Farmer.

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Douglass Historical Records

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Douglass Life Expectancy

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Famous Douglass Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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