Doure Family History

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Doure 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: Dore, Doupe, Douse, Toure, Moore, Dube, Duke, Torre, More, House

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Doure Family Origin

Where is the Doure family from?

Doure Family Occupations

What did your Doure ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Doure. 34% of Doure men worked as a Bricklayer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
  • Ironmongers Assistant
  • Retired Ill Health

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Doure Historical Records

What Doure family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 160 census records available for the last name Doure. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doure 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 72 immigration records available for the last name Doure. 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 8 military records available for the last name Doure. For the veterans among your Doure ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doure Life Expectancy

What is the average Doure lifespan?

Average Doure life expectancy in 1990 was 89 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doure

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doure 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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