Douska Family History

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Douska 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: Bouska, Houska, Huska, Hruska, Muska, Sousa, Dutka, Doukas, Dorsa

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Douska Family Origin

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Douska Family Occupations

What did your Douska ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Hand and Kitchen Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Douska. 34% of Douska men worked as a Farm Hand and 34% of Douska women worked as a Kitchen Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Douska were Spinner and Weaver

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Hand
    34%
  • Molder
    34%
  • Spinner
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Kitchen Maid
    34%
  • Seamer
    34%
  • Weaver
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Douska Historical Records

What Douska family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 212 census records available for the last name Douska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douska 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Douska. 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 5 military records available for the last name Douska. For the veterans among your Douska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douska Life Expectancy

What is the average Douska lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douska 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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