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Durnan Family Origin

Where is the Durnan family from?

Durnan Family Occupations

What did your Durnan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carter, Cloth Lapper and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durnan. A less common occupation for the Durnan family was Iron Labourer. The most common Durnan occupation in the UK was Carter. 11% of Durnan's were Carters.

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  • Carter

  • Cloth Lapper

  • Coal Miner

  • Iron Labourer


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

Durnan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Durnan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durnan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Durnan. 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 Durnan. For the veterans among your Durnan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durnan Life Expectancy

What is the average Durnan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Durnan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Durnan in 1959 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durnan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durnan 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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