Dozier Family History

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Dozier Name Meaning

French (Huguenot): from Old French osier ‘osier’, ‘willow’, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, applied as a topographic name for someone who lived near a plantation of willows, or perhaps as a metonymic occupational name for a basket maker.

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


Similar surnames: Cozier, Doster, Delozier, Rodier, Denier, Cazier, Dier, Dormer

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Dozier Family Origin

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Dozier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dozier family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dozier. The most common Dozier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Dozier's were Farmers.

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Dozier Life Expectancy

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