Dundee Family History

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Dundee Name Meaning

Mainly northern Irish: habitational name from the city of Dundee in Scotland.

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


Similar surnames: Dundas, Dunne, Dundon, Bunde, Lunden, Munden, Durfee, Dunfee, Sunde

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Dundee Family Origin

Where is the Dundee family from?

Dundee Family Occupations

What did your Dundee ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Gen Lab, Coal Dealer and Floor Cloth Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dundee. The most common Dundee occupation in the UK was Gen Lab. 25% of Dundee's were Gen Labs. A less common occupation for the Dundee family was Labourer.

View Census data for Dundee | Data not to scale

  • Gen Lab

    25%
  • Coal Dealer

    13%
  • Floor Cloth Weaver

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

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

Dundee Historical Records

What Dundee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dundee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dundee census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dundee

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dundee. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dundee. For the veterans among your Dundee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dundee Life Expectancy

What is the average Dundee lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dundee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Dundee in 1962 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dundee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dundee 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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