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Douville Name Meaning

habitational name from either of two places named Douville, in Calvados and Eure. habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from a place named Ouville, examples of which are found in Calvados, Manche, and Seine-Maritime, or from Houville, in Eure and Eure-et-Loire .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Deville, Courville, Tourville, Darville, Monville, Colville, Carville

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Douville Family Origin

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Douville Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Journalier

    32%
  • Commis

    6%
  • Cultivateur Son

    4%

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Commis were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Douville. The most common Douville occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Douville's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Douville family was Cultivateur Son.

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Douville Historical Records

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Douville Life Expectancy

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