Duray Name Meaning

habitational name, with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’, for someone from any of various minor places named Ray, in Inre, Mayenne, Nièvre, and Tarn. Americanized spelling of Duret (see Durette). Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Dura.

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


Similar surnames: Dubray, Dunay, Dury, Dubay, Dura, Dulay, Duman, Turay, Duby, Dory

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Duray Family Origin

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Duray Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Duray occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Duray's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Duray family was Wrk. At Coffin Fact.. Cabinet Maker and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duray.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Wrk. At Coffin Fact.

    33%

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Duray Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Duray life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Duray in 1954 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

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