Doussan Family History

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Doussan 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: Bussan, Pousson, Housman, Bousman, Moussa, Roussin, Cousin, Osman

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Doussan Family Origin

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Doussan Family Occupations

What did your Doussan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Doussan occupation in the USA was Cotton Weigher. 50% of Doussan's were Cotton Weighers. Cotton Weigher and Rice Planter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Doussan.

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  • Cotton Weigher

    50%
  • Rice Planter

    50%

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

Doussan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 270 census records available for the last name Doussan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doussan 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 56 immigration records available for the last name Doussan. 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 94 military records available for the last name Doussan. For the veterans among your Doussan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doussan Life Expectancy

What is the average Doussan lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Doussan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Doussan in 1964 was 73, and 91 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doussan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doussan 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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