Durante Family History

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Durante Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Durante, ultimately from the Latin verb durare ‘to last or endure’; like the French and English cognate Durant, the name may also originally have had the sense ‘stubborn’, ‘obstinate’.

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

Similar surnames: Durant, Durando, Duran, Morante, Dorantes, Durand, Mirante, Durette

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Durante Family Origin

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Durante Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Durante. 24% of Durante men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Durante women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Durante were Machinist and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Chauffeur
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Operator
  • Housewife

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

Durante Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Durante. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Durante. For the veterans among your Durante ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durante Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Durante life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Durante in 1940 was 49, and 68 in 2004.

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