Duross Family History

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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 1939, Assistant In Casting foring Stores (aircraft) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Duross. 13% of Duross men worked as an Assistant In Casting foring Stores (aircraft) and 50% of Duross women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duross were Compositor and Head Packer Sorter Laundry

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant In Casting foring Stores (aircraft)
    13%
  • Butchers Journeyman
    13%
  • Colliery Hewer
    13%
  • Compositor
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Bar General
    8%
  • Domestic
    8%
  • Head Packer Sorter Laundry
    8%

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

Duross Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 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 403 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 571 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

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