Dourish Family History

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Dourish 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: Duris, Dobish, Doris, Drish, Borish, Kouris, Dorris, Forish, Morrish

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Dourish Family Origin

Where is the Dourish family from?

Dourish Family Occupations

What did your Dourish ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer Heavy W and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dourish. 20% of Dourish men worked as a Builders Labourer Heavy W

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer Heavy W
  • General Farm Worker
  • General Labourer unempl
  • Machine Driller

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.

Dourish Historical Records

What Dourish family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 77 census records available for the last name Dourish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourish 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Dourish. 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 22 military records available for the last name Dourish. For the veterans among your Dourish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourish Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourish lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourish 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dourish

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