Duran Family History

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Duran Name Meaning

Spanish (Durán) and Catalan: from the personal name Durand (see Durant, Durante). English: variant of Durant. Polish: from a derivative of Dura. Czech: from a derivative of Dura.

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


Similar surnames: Dura, Duron, Juran, Durand, Durban, Doran, Duda, Duray, Duman, Uran

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Duran Family Origin

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Duran Family Occupations

What did your Duran ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, At Present General Labourer Also Skilled Heather Dresser Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Duran. 4% of Duran men worked as an At Present General Labourer Also Skilled Heather Dresser Heavy Worker and 46% of Duran women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duran were Billiard Hall Assistant and Allowance

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • At Present General Labourer Also Skilled Heather Dresser Heavy Worker
    4%
  • Bank Clerk
    4%
  • Bank Official ( Retd )
    4%
  • Billiard Hall Assistant
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Childrens Nurse
    5%
  • Shop Assistant
    5%
  • Allowance
    3%

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

Duran Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 78,000 census records available for the last name Duran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duran 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 26,000 immigration records available for the last name Duran. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Duran. For the veterans among your Duran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duran Life Expectancy

What is the average Duran lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Duran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Duran in 1944 was 22, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duran 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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