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Dawsey Family Origin

Where is the Dawsey family from?

Dawsey Family Occupations

What did your Dawsey ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dawsey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dawsey Historical Records

What Dawsey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dawsey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dawsey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dawsey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dawsey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Dawsey. For the veterans among your Dawsey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dawsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Dawsey lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dawsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Dawsey in 1945 was 27, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dawsey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dawsey 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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