Darr Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Dear. German (Därr): from a short form of a Germanic personal name, perhaps related to Old High German dart ‘spear’. Variant spelling of German Dorr.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Garr, Marr, Farr, Barr, Parr, Harr, Carr, Garb, Tarr, Damm

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Darr Family Origin

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Darr Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith Master

    20%
  • General Lab

    20%
  • Master Blacksmith

    20%
  • Minr. Prim: Meth: Church

    20%

In 1881, the most common Darr occupation in the UK was Blacksmith Master. 20% of Darr's were Blacksmith Masters. A less common occupation for the Darr family was Minr. Prim: Meth: Church. Blacksmith Master, General Lab and Master Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darr.

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Darr Historical Records

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Darr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Darr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Darr in 1943 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darr

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