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Doyscher Family History

Doyscher 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: Doscher, Doescher, Drescher, Loescher, Discher, Roscher, Dosher

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Where is the Doyscher family from?

You can see how Doyscher families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doyscher family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Doyscher families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Doyscher families living in Minnesota. This was 100% of all the recorded Doyscher's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Doyscher families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doyscher surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Doyscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Doyscher. 50% of Doyscher men worked as a Laborer. .

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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

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Mechanic
    50%
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What Doyscher family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 315 census records available for the last name Doyscher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doyscher 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Doyscher. 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 17 military records available for the last name Doyscher. For the veterans among your Doyscher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Doyscher lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2000, in the United States, Doyscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Doyscher in 1967 was 63, and 68 in 2000.

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