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Dokery Family History

Dokery 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: Dockery, Dery, Roker, Dover, Dobry, Overy, Lowery, Koker, Domer

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Where is the Dokery family from?

You can see how Dokery families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dokery family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1881 and 1920. The most Dokery families were found in and Scotland in 1881. In 1881 there were 4 Dokery families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Dokery's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Dokery families in 1881.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dokery surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dokery ancestors do for a living?

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

What Dokery family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 32 census records available for the last name Dokery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dokery 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 Dokery. 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 2 military records available for the last name Dokery. For the veterans among your Dokery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dokery lifespan?

Average Dokery life expectancy in 2001 was 93 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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