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Dolce Family History

Dolce Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): from the medieval personal name Dolce meaning ‘sweet pleasant’ from Latin dulcis.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Dole, Polce, Gole, Dolch, Ponce, Dolfi, Mole, Noce, Salce, Dolak

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Where is the Dolce family from?

You can see how Dolce families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dolce family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Dolce families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Dolce families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Dolce's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Dolce families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dolce surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dolce ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dolce. 28% of Dolce men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Dolce women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dolce were Painter and Housewife. .

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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
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
  • Laborer
  • Machine Operator
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dolce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dolce 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dolce. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Dolce lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dolce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dolce in 1952 was 43, and 84 in 2004.

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