Dorau Family History

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Dorau Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Théodore (see Theodore) or of a Germanic personal name formed with the element dor-.

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


Similar surnames: Dora, Oran, Mora, Grau, Lorah, Doris, Lora, Toran, Dolak, Moran

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Dorau Family Origin

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Dorau Family Occupations

What did your Dorau ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer Below Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dorau. 50% of Dorau men worked as a Colliery Hewer Below Heavy Worker and 67% of Dorau women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dorau were Plumbers Labourer Sties Wor and Officer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer Below Heavy Worker
    50%
  • Plumbers Labourer Sties Wor
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Officer
    34%

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

Dorau Historical Records

What Dorau family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 811 census records available for the last name Dorau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dorau 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Dorau. 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 159 military records available for the last name Dorau. For the veterans among your Dorau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dorau Life Expectancy

What is the average Dorau lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dorau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dorau in 1963 was 66, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dorau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dorau 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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