Doege Family History

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Doege Name Meaning

North German (Döge): nickname from döge ‘capable’, ‘competent’.

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

Similar surnames: Doede, Boege, Droege, Pogge, Hoge, Wrege, Voge, Boese, Doerge, Droge

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Doege Family Origin

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Doege Family Occupations

What did your Doege ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Doege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Doege's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doege family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Apothecary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doege.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Apothecary

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Doege Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Doege Life Expectancy

What is the average Doege lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Doege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Doege in 1950 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doege 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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