Douss Family History

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Douss 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: Ross, Moss, House, Buss, Oss, Russ, Huss, Gruss, Foss, Boss

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Douss Family Origin

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Douss Family Occupations

What did your Douss ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Douss occupation in the UK was Joiner. 100% of Douss's were Joiners.

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  • Joiner

    100%

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

Douss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 92 census records available for the last name Douss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douss 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Douss. 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 13 military records available for the last name Douss. For the veterans among your Douss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douss Life Expectancy

What is the average Douss lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douss 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 Douss

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