Duane Family History

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Duane Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubháin or Ó Damháin (see Doane).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Doane, Ruane, Dane, Deane, Doyne, Shane, Slane, Quade, Dade, Dunne

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Duane Family Origin

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Duane Family Occupations

What did your Duane ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Duane. 16% of Duane men worked as a General Labourer and 46% of Duane women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duane were Builders Lab and Assistant Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    16%
  • Book Shop Assistant
    4%
  • Bricksetters Labourer
    4%
  • Builders Lab
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Assistant Nurse
    4%

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

Duane Historical Records

What Duane family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Duane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duane 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Duane. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Duane. For the veterans among your Duane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duane Life Expectancy

What is the average Duane lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Duane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Duane in 1945 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duane 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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