Duro Family History

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Duro Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a tough or unyielding man, from duro ‘hard’, ‘tough’ (Latin durus). The word had both the approving sense ‘steadfast’, ‘enduring’ and the less favorable sense ‘stubborn’, ‘obstinate’, ‘cruel’.

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


Similar surnames: Turco, Duron, Muro, Dura, Puro, Nero, Toro, Dugo, Buro, Turo

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Duro Family Origin

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Duro Family Occupations

What did your Duro ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer Genl were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duro. A less common occupation for the Duro family was Seamer Of Hosiery. The most common Duro occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 50% of Duro's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

    50%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Labourer Genl

    13%
  • Seamer Of Hosiery

    13%

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

Duro Historical Records

What Duro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duro 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 Duro

Passenger List

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

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Duro Life Expectancy

What is the average Duro lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Duro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Duro in 1963 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duro 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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