Darras Family History

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Darras Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) or French: habitational name, with fused preposition d(e), principally for someone from Arras in northern France, or possibly from Arras-en-Lavedan (Hautes Pyrénées) or Arras-sur-Rhône (Ardèche).

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


Similar surnames: Arras, Barras, Carras, Deras, Dargis, Barlas, Farrar, Garris, Dallas

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Darras Family Origin

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Darras Family Occupations

What did your Darras ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Examinerboot shoe Re and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Darras. 50% of Darras men worked as an Examinerboot shoe Re

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Examinerboot shoe Re
    50%
  • Tailor Salesman
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Darras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Darras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darras census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 389 immigration records available for the last name Darras. 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 Card

There are 253 military records available for the last name Darras. For the veterans among your Darras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Darras Life Expectancy

What is the average Darras lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Darras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Darras in 1951 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darras

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