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Doysey Family History

Doysey 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: Dorsey, Dossey, Dolney, Downey, Dorney, Doyle, Dosser, Fossey, Royse

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Where is the Doysey family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doysey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Doysey ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 23 census records available for the last name Doysey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doysey 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Doysey. 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 1 military records available for the last name Doysey. For the veterans among your Doysey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Doysey lifespan?

Average Doysey life expectancy in 1995 was 48 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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