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Dorion Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from Orion, in Picardy, believed to be named from a local tributary of the Authie river.

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


Similar surnames: Doron, Doris, Dorton, Doiron, Daron, Dorin, Dorn, Morton, Duron

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Dorion Family Origin

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Dorion Family Occupations

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  • Doctor

    14%
  • Swamp Labor

    14%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%
  • Chair Maker

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dorion family was Chair Maker. The most common Dorion occupation in the USA was Doctor. 14% of Dorion's were Doctors. Doctor, Swamp Labor and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorion.

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Dorion Historical Records

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Dorion Life Expectancy

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