Durow Family History

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Durow Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Drown, Trow, Dubrow, Dunlow, Crow, Burrow, Borow, Arrow, Drew, Furlow

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Durow Family Origin

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Durow Family Occupations

What did your Durow ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artificial Silk Spinner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Durow. 4% of Durow men worked as an Artificial Silk Spinner and 61% of Durow women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Durow were Blacksmith Skilled La Heavy Work and Domestic Duties Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artificial Silk Spinner
    4%
  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Asst Foreman Gove Employ
    2%
  • Blacksmith Skilled La Heavy Work
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    61%
  • Caretaker Docter Surgeon
    3%
  • Cutter In Making Up Textile
    3%
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
    3%

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

Durow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Durow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durow 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Durow. 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 323 military records available for the last name Durow. For the veterans among your Durow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durow Life Expectancy

What is the average Durow lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Durow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Durow in 1959 was 45, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durow 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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