Dussey Family History

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Dussey 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: Hussey, Bussey, Duskey, Tussey, Dossey, Mussey, Russey, Pusey, Massey

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Dussey Family Origin

Where is the Dussey family from?

Dussey Family Occupations

What did your Dussey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dussey occupation in the UK was Fine Art Dealer. 50% of Dussey's were Fine Art Dealers. Fine Art Dealer and Overlooker Of Cotton Spinners were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dussey.

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  • Fine Art Dealer

  • Overlooker Of Cotton Spinners


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

Dussey Historical Records

What Dussey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 115 census records available for the last name Dussey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dussey 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Dussey. 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 10 military records available for the last name Dussey. For the veterans among your Dussey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dussey Life Expectancy

What is the average Dussey lifespan?

Average Dussey life expectancy in 1990 was 87 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dussey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dussey 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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