Losee Family History

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Losee Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Lossie, a vernacular derivative of the female personal name Lucia. Compare English Luce. This name was well established in the Hudson valley in the 18th century, which strengthens the likelihood that it is of Dutch origin.

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

Similar surnames: Lose, Mozee, Lobel, Osen, Close, Loder, Leske, Lasee, Losey, Loden

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Losee Family Origin

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Losee Family Occupations

What did your Losee ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Losee family was Butcher. Farmer, School and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Losee. The most common Losee occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Losee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • School

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher


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Losee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Losee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Losee 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Losee. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Losee. For the veterans among your Losee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Losee Life Expectancy

What is the average Losee lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Losee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Losee in 1940 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

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