Door Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of the English topographic name Dore. Alternatively an Americanized form of the German cognate Tür.

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


Similar surnames: Doom, Coor, Boor, Roof, Doar, Foor, Moor, Dore, Poor, Hoof

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Door Family Origin

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Door Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Door occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 23% of Door's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Baker and Bootmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Door. A less common occupation for the Door family was Carman.

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  • Bricklayer

    23%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Bootmaker

    8%
  • Carman

    8%

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Door Historical Records

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Door Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Door life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Door in 1963 was 71, and 92 in 2004.

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