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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Dossey

  • When was the first name Dossey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dossey is Wednesday, October 20th, 1880.
  • How unique is the name Dossey? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dossey. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dossey: Your name in reverse order is Yessod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sedsoy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dossey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,264 people with the last name Dossey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dossey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dossey as their last name since less than 1 person in 233k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Dossey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dossey U.S.
  White 92.33% 64.26%
  African American 0.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.79% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dossey

People with the last name Dossey are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dossey

Larry Dossey

Larry Dossey is an alternative-medicine advocate, public speaker, writer, and physician. Larry was born in 1940 in Groesbeck, Texas.


Ibrahim Dossey

Ibrahim Dossey was a soccer player for the FC Brașov, FC Rapid București, CS Unirea Sânnicolau Mare, CS Pandurii Târgu Jiu, FCM Târgoviște, and Ghana national football team. Ibrahim was born on November 24th, 1972 in Accra. He breathed his last breath on December 9th, 2008.


What does the name Dossey mean?

Dis for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Sis for sensible, the practical side.

Sis for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Eis for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Yis for young, the years never show!

Past life for Dossey born Dec 1, 1959

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greenland approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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