Durr Name Meaning

German (Dürr): nickname from Middle High German dürre ‘thin’, ‘gaunt’, ‘dry’.

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


Similar surnames: Murr, Duer, Gurr, Kurr, Darr, Derr, Durm, Durre, Duhr, Durk

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Durr Family Origin

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Durr Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carter

    8%
  • Finisher Dye House CP

    8%
  • Gen Lab

    8%

In 1881, the most common Durr occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 8% of Durr's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Durr family was Gen Lab. Carpenter, Carter and Finisher Dye House CP were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durr.

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Durr Historical Records

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Durr Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Durr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Durr in 1948 was 25, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durr

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