Doussett Family History

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Doussett 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: Dossett, Russett, Dorsett, Mussett, Dowsett, Fossett, Gossett

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Doussett Family Origin

Where is the Doussett family from?

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Doussett Family Occupations

What did your Doussett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Doussett. 75% of Doussett men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer

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

Doussett Historical Records

What Doussett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 85 census records available for the last name Doussett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doussett 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Doussett. 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 25 military records available for the last name Doussett. For the veterans among your Doussett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doussett Life Expectancy

What is the average Doussett lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Doussett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Doussett in 1970 was 79, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doussett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doussett 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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