Dourson Family History

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Dourson 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: Courson, Bourbon, Coursen, Bourdon, Burson, Doron, Forson, Pousson

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Dourson Family Origin

Where is the Dourson family from?

Dourson Family Occupations

What did your Dourson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artist Travelling was the top reported job for people in the UK named Dourson.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Artist Travelling

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

Dourson Historical Records

What Dourson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 171 census records available for the last name Dourson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dourson 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 28 immigration records available for the last name Dourson. 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 23 military records available for the last name Dourson. For the veterans among your Dourson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dourson Life Expectancy

What is the average Dourson lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1998, in the United States, Dourson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Dourson in 1970 was 94, and 93 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dourson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dourson 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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