Dourn Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Dourn 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: Bourn, Horn, Court, Bourne, Korn, Corn, Ours, Pour, Thurn, Zorn

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Dourn Family Origin

Where is the Dourn family from?

Dourn Family Occupations

What did your Dourn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dourn occupation in the UK was Coml Traveller (Drapery). 100% of Dourn's were Coml Traveller (Drapery)s.

View Census data for Dourn | Data not to scale

  • Coml Traveller (Drapery)

    100%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dourn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dourn Historical Records

What Dourn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 106 census records available for the last name Dourn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourn 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 Dourn

Passenger List

There are 14 immigration records available for the last name Dourn. 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.

View all Dourn immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Dourn military records

You've only scratched the surface of Dourn family history.

Dourn Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourn lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1991, in the United States, Dourn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Dourn in 1967 was 66, and 73 in 1991.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dourn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourn 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.

Famous Dourn Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name