Dourr Family History

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Dourr 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: Burr, Court, Orr, Torr, Ours, Pour, Noury, Gourd, Kurr, Furr

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Dourr Family Origin

Where is the Dourr family from?

Dourr Family Occupations

What did your Dourr ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dourr occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Dourr's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Saloon-Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dourr.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Saloon-Keeper

    50%

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

Dourr Historical Records

What Dourr family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Dourr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourr 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Dourr. 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 3 military records available for the last name Dourr. For the veterans among your Dourr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourr Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourr lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourr 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 Dourr

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