Jousey Family History

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Jousey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Rousey, Yousey, Housey, Tousey, House, Pusey, Fossey, Housel, Cossey

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Jousey Family Origin

Where is the Jousey family from?

Jousey Family Occupations

What did your Jousey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Annuitant and Boot Closer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jousey. The most common Jousey occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 50% of Jousey's were Annuitants.

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  • Annuitant

  • Boot Closer


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

Jousey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jousey Life Expectancy

What is the average Jousey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jousey 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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