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Dole Family History

Dole Name Meaning
English: from Middle English dole ‘portion of land’ (Old English dal ‘share’, ‘portion’). The term could denote land within the common field, a boundary mark, or a unit of area; so the name may be of topographic origin or a status name.Irish: reduced and altered Anglicized form of McDowell. Compare McDole.French (Dolé): nickname for a troubled or anxious person, from Old French dolé, past participle of doler ‘to regret’ (Latin dolere ‘to hurt’).

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

208,253 Historical Documents with Dole on Ancestry.com
40,869 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,390 Military Records
2,819 Immigration Records
28,494 Census and Voter Lists
131,681 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dole Families

  • Number of Dole families
     51 - 100
     18 - 50
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dole families
     24 - 45
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Dole families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Dole Family Origin

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Dole Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dole

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Dole Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dole census records

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Dole Civil War Service Records

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