Douvill Family History

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Douvill 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: Douville, Cougill, Covill, Goupil, Coghill, Cowgill, Monville, Duvall

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Douvill Family Origin

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Douvill Family Occupations

What did your Douvill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Douvill occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Douvill's were Laborers. Laborer and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Douvill.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%

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

Douvill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 72 census records available for the last name Douvill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douvill 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 Douvill. 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 2 military records available for the last name Douvill. For the veterans among your Douvill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douvill Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douvill 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 Douvill

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