Durbin Family History

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Durbin Name Meaning

French: patronymic from the personal name Urbain, a vernacular form of Urbanus (see Urban).

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


Similar surnames: Dubin, Durban, Duris, Rubin, Burgin, Dulin, Urbain, Urban, Urbin

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Durbin Family Origin

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Durbin Family Occupations

What did your Durbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Durbin occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Durbin's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Durbin family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durbin.

View Census data for Durbin | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Mason

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Durbin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Durbin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Durbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durbin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Durbin

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Durbin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Durbin. For the veterans among your Durbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Durbin lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Durbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Durbin in 1942 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durbin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durbin 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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