Desotell Family History

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Desotell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Desautels.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Disotell, Deshotel, Deshotels, Estell, Meshell, Castell, Sorell

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Desotell Family Origin

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Desotell Family Occupations

What did your Desotell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Desotell family was Dramshop Keeper. The most common Desotell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Desotell's were Farmers. Farmer, Boilerman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desotell.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Boilerman

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Dramshop Keeper

    13%

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

Desotell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Desotell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Desotell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Desotell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Desotell. For the veterans among your Desotell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Desotell Life Expectancy

What is the average Desotell lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Desotell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Desotell in 1957 was 42, and 50 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Desotell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Desotell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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