Douro Family History

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Douro 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: Duro, Doro, Louro, Dore, Court, Drury, Dury, Toro, Puro, Dura

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Douro Family Origin

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Douro Family Occupations

What did your Douro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Douro.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer

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

Douro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 125 census records available for the last name Douro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Douro 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Douro. 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 7 military records available for the last name Douro. For the veterans among your Douro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Douro Life Expectancy

What is the average Douro lifespan?

Average Douro life expectancy in 1993 was 59 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Douro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Douro 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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