Dourland Family History

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Dourland 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: Dorland, Durland, Bourland, Dowland, Norland, Morland, Worland

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Dourland Family Origin

Where is the Dourland family from?

Dourland Family Occupations

What did your Dourland ancestors do for a living?

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Student Nurse

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

Dourland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Dourland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourland 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 Dourland. 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 5 military records available for the last name Dourland. For the veterans among your Dourland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourland Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourland lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourland 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 Dourland

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