Dourdon Family History

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Dourdon 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: Bourdon, Gordon, Bourbon, Cordon, Courson, Dundon, Doron, Bordon

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Dourdon Family Origin

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Dourdon Family Occupations

What did your Dourdon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cabinet Maker was the top reported job for people in the US named Dourdon. 50% of Dourdon men worked as a Cabinet Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cabinet Maker
  • Salesman

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

Dourdon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54 census records available for the last name Dourdon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourdon 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Dourdon. 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 6 military records available for the last name Dourdon. For the veterans among your Dourdon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourdon Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourdon lifespan?

Average Dourdon life expectancy in 1987 was 92 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dourdon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourdon 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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