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Duross Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhruis (see Doris).

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


Similar surnames: Duris, Cross, Deross, Ross, Bross, Dorris, Pross, Mross, Dress

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Duross Family Origin

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Duross Family Occupations

What did your Duross ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Duross occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Duross's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Duross family was (Boss) Blacksmith. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duross.

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • (Boss) Blacksmith

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Duross Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Duross Life Expectancy

What is the average Duross lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Duross life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Duross in 1960 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duross

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duross 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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