History of your Surname
Get access to Jousey family records.Start a free trial

Jousey Family History

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, Josey, House, Pusey, Journey, Fossey

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Jousey family from?

You can see how Jousey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jousey family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Jousey family living in Yorkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Jousey's in United Kingdom. Yorkshire had the highest population of Jousey families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jousey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jousey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Jousey. 100% of Jousey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

View Census Data for Jousey | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

England shown, United States data unavailable

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Jousey family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 96 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.

Search US census records for Jousey

Passenger Lists

There are 10 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.

View all Jousey immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 5 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.

View all Jousey military records

You've only scratched the surface of Jousey family history

Discover More

What is the average Jousey lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Jousey family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial