Doura Family History

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Doura Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dura, Dora, Moura, Douma, Dore, Mura, Mora, Bora, Court, Drury

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Doura Family Origin

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Doura Family Occupations

What did your Doura ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Doura. 23% of Doura men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Doura women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Doura were New Worker and Spooler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Cook
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Labrotory Worker
  • Maid
  • Spooler

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

Doura Historical Records

What Doura family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 122 census records available for the last name Doura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doura 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Doura. 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 17 military records available for the last name Doura. For the veterans among your Doura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doura Life Expectancy

What is the average Doura lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Doura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Doura in 1964 was 63, and 52 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doura

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doura 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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