Dousing Family History

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Dousing Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Cousin, Dusing, Rosing, Mossing, Rossing, Busing, Hoesing, Lossing

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Dousing Family Origin

Where is the Dousing family from?

Dousing Family Occupations

What did your Dousing ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dousing occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 33% of Dousing's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Dousing family was Carpenter. Bricklayer and Bricklayers Lab were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dousing.

View Census data for Dousing | Data not to scale

  • Bricklayer

    33%
  • Bricklayers Lab

    33%
  • Carpenter

    33%

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

Dousing Historical Records

What Dousing family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 104 census records available for the last name Dousing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dousing census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dousing

Passenger List

There are 9 immigration records available for the last name Dousing. 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 8 military records available for the last name Dousing. For the veterans among your Dousing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dousing Life Expectancy

What is the average Dousing lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dousing 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dousing

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