Dournay Family History

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Dournay 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: Journey, Gourlay, Torney, Courtney, Hornby, Dorney, Bourne, Murray

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Dournay Family Origin

Where is the Dournay family from?

Dournay Family Occupations

What did your Dournay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dournay occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Dournay's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Dournay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25 census records available for the last name Dournay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dournay 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Dournay. 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 1 military records available for the last name Dournay. For the veterans among your Dournay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dournay Life Expectancy

What is the average Dournay lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dournay 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 Dournay

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