The surname Dozier was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Important Dates for the Dozier family
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Dozier Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Häusier, D'Hosier, L'Hosier, Losier, Dossier, Dausier, Däusier, Dozier and many more.
Early Notables of the Dozier family (pre 1700)
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Dozier migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Dozier Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Dozier Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Timothy Dozier, who settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1764
Dozier Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Lewis D. Dozier, who landed in America, in 1906
Nettie Dozier, aged 26, who immigrated to America, in 1907
Virginia Dozier, aged 10, who landed in America, in 1907
Wm. T. Dozier, aged 41, who immigrated to the United States, in 1907
Leonida Byrd Dozier, aged 40, who immigrated to the United States, in 1907