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Doftert Family History

Doftert 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: Doster, Dobbert, Dokter, Dotter, Hoffert, Mostert, Docter, Dobert

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Where is the Doftert family from?

You can see how Doftert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doftert family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Doftert family living in Massachusetts. This was 100% of all the recorded Doftert's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Doftert families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doftert surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Doftert ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 10 census records available for the last name Doftert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doftert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Doftert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Doftert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1984, in the United States, Doftert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Doftert in 1963 was 72, and 81 in 1984.

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