Dubose Family History

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Dubose Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Dubois.

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

Similar surnames: Duboise, Debose, Dubree, Bose, Deboe, Duble, Ducote, Duboff, Dubow

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Dubose Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Dubose name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Dubose. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Dubose Family Origin

Where is the Dubose family from?

Dubose Family Occupations

What did your Dubose ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dubose. The most common Dubose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Dubose's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dubose family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Dubose Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Dubose. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dubose 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dubose. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Dubose. For the veterans among your Dubose ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dubose Life Expectancy

What is the average Dubose lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Dubose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dubose in 1940 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dubose 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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