Dubuque Family History

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Dubuque Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Dubuc.

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


Similar surnames: Louque, Giauque, Dufrene, Dube, Busque, Dubose, Duque, Dible, Dubel

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Dubuque Family Origin

Where is the Dubuque family from?

Dubuque Family Occupations

What did your Dubuque ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dubuque occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Dubuque's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dubuque. A less common occupation for the Dubuque family was Mining.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Mining

    5%

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

Dubuque Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dubuque. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dubuque 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 Dubuque

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dubuque. 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 Dubuque. For the veterans among your Dubuque ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dubuque Life Expectancy

What is the average Dubuque lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Dubuque life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dubuque in 1954 was 60, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dubuque

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dubuque 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.

Famous Dubuque Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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