Dourdy Family History

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Dourdy 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: Drury, Dury, Dobry, Purdy, Duray, Noury, Gourd, Mourey, Sturdy, Duddy

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Dourdy Family Origin

Where is the Dourdy family from?

Dourdy Family Occupations

What did your Dourdy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, New Worker and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dourdy. 50% of Dourdy men worked as a New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Truck Driver
  • Truckdriver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer

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

Dourdy Historical Records

What Dourdy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Dourdy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourdy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dourdy

Passenger List

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Dourdy. 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 7 military records available for the last name Dourdy. For the veterans among your Dourdy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourdy Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourdy lifespan?

Between 1980 and 1996, in the United States, Dourdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dourdy in 1980 was 82, and 74 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dourdy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourdy 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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