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Doughman Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of the English surname Dowman, ‘servant of Dow’ (see David) or an occupational name for a baker from Middle English dogh ‘dough’ (Old English dah) + man.

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


Similar surnames: Boughman, Couchman, Hodgman, Loughman, Houghton, Doughton, Hougham

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Doughman Family Origin

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Doughman Family Occupations

What did your Doughman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doughman. The most common Doughman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Doughman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doughman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Works On Farm

    14%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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Doughman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Doughman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doughman 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 Doughman. 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 Doughman. For the veterans among your Doughman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doughman Life Expectancy

What is the average Doughman lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Doughman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Doughman in 1941 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doughman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doughman 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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