Dousley Family History

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Dousley 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: Ousley, Housley, Sousley, Tousley, Mousley, Worsley, Mosley, Horsley

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Dousley Family Origin

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Dousley Family Occupations

What did your Dousley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dousley occupation in the UK was Journeyman Butcher. 100% of Dousley's were Journeyman Butchers.

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  • Journeyman Butcher


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

Dousley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 167 census records available for the last name Dousley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dousley 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Dousley. 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 20 military records available for the last name Dousley. For the veterans among your Dousley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dousley Life Expectancy

What is the average Dousley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dousley 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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