Durland Family History

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Durland Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a Dutch respelling of French Dorland.

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

Similar surnames: Garland, Ferland, Ueland, Marland, Aurand, Durand, Harland, Dorland

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Durland Family Origin

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Durland Family Occupations

What did your Durland ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Engineer L P T B and Barmaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Durland. 34% of Durland men worked as a Civil Engineer L P T B and 25% of Durland women worked as a Barmaid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Durland were General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Engineer L P T B
  • Depot Assistant (bus) L P T
  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Barmaid
  • Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Durland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Durland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durland 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 946 immigration records available for the last name Durland. 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 Durland. For the veterans among your Durland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durland Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Durland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Durland in 1954 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

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