Duren Name Meaning

German (Düren): habitational name from any of numerous places named Düren in northern Germany, in particular the one near Cologne.

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


Similar surnames: Buren, Doren, Uren, Turek, Ouren, Duden, Burden, Duray, Duron, Deren

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Duren Family Origin

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Duren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Duren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Duren's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duren. A less common occupation for the Duren family was Farming.

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Duren Historical Records

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Duren Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Duren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Duren in 1942 was 71, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duren

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