Dourby Family History

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Dourby 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: Darby, Drury, Dury, Corby, Dobry, Worby, Sorby, Duray, Noury, Mourey

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Dourby Family Origin

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Dourby Family Occupations

What did your Dourby ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Telegraph Operator was the top reported job for people in the US named Dourby.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Telegraph Operator

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

Dourby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21 census records available for the last name Dourby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourby 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Dourby. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dourby. For the veterans among your Dourby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourby Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourby 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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