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Doyse Family History

Doyse 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: Doyle, Royse, Dohse, Moyse, Doose, Dose, Dowse, Douse, Doyne, Boyse

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Where is the Doyse family from?

You can see how Doyse families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doyse family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Doyse families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 4 Doyse families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Doyse's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Doyse families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doyse surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Doyse ancestors do for a living?

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

What Doyse family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 90 census records available for the last name Doyse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doyse 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Doyse. 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 8 military records available for the last name Doyse. For the veterans among your Doyse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Doyse lifespan?

Average Doyse life expectancy in 1971 was 77 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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