Doorn Family History

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Doorn Name Meaning

Dutch: from doorn ‘thorn’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a thicket or thorn bush.

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


Similar surnames: Dorn, Dohrn, Door, Moore, Aborn, Dohr, Doren, Noon, Doyen, Doom

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Doorn Family Origin

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Doorn Family Occupations

What did your Doorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fishman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Doorn. 17% of Doorn men worked as a Fishman and 75% of Doorn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Doorn were General Labourer (brickworks) and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fishman
    17%
  • Gas Stoker Heavy Work
    17%
  • Gen Labourer Brickwork
    17%
  • General Labourer (brickworks)
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Domestic Servant
    25%

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

Doorn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Doorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doorn 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Doorn. 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 284 military records available for the last name Doorn. For the veterans among your Doorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Doorn lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Doorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Doorn in 1960 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doorn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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