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

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In 1880, the most common Dorau occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Dorau's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dorau.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Dorau Historical Records

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Dorau Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

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