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Dokelsky Family History

Dokelsky 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: Sekelsky, Sokolsky, Kelsey, Kovalsky, Sokolski, Wolsky, Dolinsky

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Where is the Dokelsky family from?

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

What did your Dokelsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, New Worker was the top reported job for people in the USA named Dokelsky. 100% of Dokelsky men worked as a New Worker. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    100%
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Census Records

There are 20 census records available for the last name Dokelsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dokelsky 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Dokelsky. 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 7 military records available for the last name Dokelsky. For the veterans among your Dokelsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dokelsky lifespan?

Between 1986 and 1999, in the United States, Dokelsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dokelsky in 1986 was 92, and 83 in 1999.

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