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Doynow Family History

Doynow 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: Dobrow, Tornow, Dorow, Duenow, Doyne, Dolbow, Zornow, Doyon, Konow

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Where is the Doynow family from?

You can see how Doynow families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doynow family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Doynow families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Doynow's in USA. New York had the highest population of Doynow families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doynow surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Doynow ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 43 census records available for the last name Doynow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doynow 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Doynow. 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 12 military records available for the last name Doynow. For the veterans among your Doynow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Doynow lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2002, in the United States, Doynow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Doynow in 1974 was 84, and 73 in 2002.

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