Douve Family History

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Douve 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: House, Love, Dove, Hove, Bove, Juve, Houle, Houze, Houde, Cove

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Douve Family Origin

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Douve Family Occupations

What did your Douve ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Douve occupation in the UK was Agent Hudson Bay Co. 100% of Douve's were Agent Hudson Bay Cos.

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  • Agent Hudson Bay Co


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

Douve Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60 census records available for the last name Douve. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douve 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Douve. 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 14 military records available for the last name Douve. For the veterans among your Douve ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douve Life Expectancy

What is the average Douve lifespan?

Average Douve life expectancy in 1978 was 87 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Douve

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douve 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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