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Dokell Family History

Dokell Surname 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: Dovell, Doell, Dowell, Doll, Jokela, Dell, Rosell, Kell, Powell

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Where is the Dokell family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dokell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Dokell ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 11 census records available for the last name Dokell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dokell 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Dokell. 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 3 military records available for the last name Dokell. For the veterans among your Dokell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dokell lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1999, in the United States, Dokell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dokell in 1970 was 64, and 88 in 1999.

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