Dourough Family History

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Dourough 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: Dorrough, Dorough, Darrough, Brough, Drought, Rough, Prough, Dorroh

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Dourough Family Origin

Where is the Dourough family from?

Dourough Family Occupations

What did your Dourough ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farming was the top reported job for people in the US named Dourough. 25% of Dourough men worked as a Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farming
    25%
  • Farmowner
    25%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Overseer
    25%

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

Dourough Historical Records

What Dourough family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 139 census records available for the last name Dourough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourough 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dourough. 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 9 military records available for the last name Dourough. For the veterans among your Dourough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourough Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourough lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourough 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 Dourough

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