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Douville Family History

Douville Name Meaning
habitational name from either of two places named Douville, in Calvados and Eure.habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from a place named Ouville, examples of which are found in Calvados, Manche, and Seine-Maritime, or from Houville, in Eure and Eure-et-Loire SW.

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

34,156 Historical Documents with Douville on Ancestry.com
8,896 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
759 Military Records
478 Immigration Records
7,128 Census and Voter Lists
16,895 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Douville Families

  • Number of Douville families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Douville families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Douville last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Douville Family Origin

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Douville Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Douville

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Douville Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Douville census records

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Douville Civil War Service Records

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