Douvres Family History

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Douvres 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: Domres, Dore, Dove, Douglas, Torres, Duris, Dover, Ours, Bouras

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Douvres Family Origin

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Douvres Family Occupations

What did your Douvres ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Counter Man and Office Appiner Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Douvres. 50% of Douvres men worked as a Counter Man and 50% of Douvres women worked as an Office Appiner Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Douvres were Waitress Cook and Pulment

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Counter Man
  • Bartender
  • Waiter Cook
  • Waitress Cook

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Office Appiner Operator
  • Pulment

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

Douvres Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Douvres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douvres 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Douvres. 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 62 military records available for the last name Douvres. For the veterans among your Douvres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douvres Life Expectancy

What is the average Douvres lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Douvres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Douvres in 1965 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Douvres

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douvres 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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