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Double Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French doubel ‘twin’ (literally ‘double’, from Late Latin duplus, classical Latin duplex, from du(o) ‘two’ + plek, a root meaning ‘fold’).

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

Similar surnames: Doble, Noble, Dole, Dube, Deeble, Boule, Houle, Soule, Womble, Duble

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Double Family Origin

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Double Family Occupations

What did your Double ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Double family was Engineer. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Double. The most common Double occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Double's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Engineer


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Double Historical Records

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Double Life Expectancy

What is the average Double lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Double life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Double in 1952 was 71, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

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