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Darban Family History

Darban 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: Durban, Dargan, Karban, Damian, Darby, Harben, Karman, Harman, Dorman

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Where is the Darban family from?

You can see how Darban families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Darban family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Darban families were found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 5 Darban families living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Darban's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of Darban families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Darban surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Darban ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 141 census records available for the last name Darban. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darban census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 43 immigration records available for the last name Darban. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 9 military records available for the last name Darban. For the veterans among your Darban ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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