Durrance Family History

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Durrance Name Meaning

English: variant of Durants, a patronymic from Durant.

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


Similar surnames: Dorrance, Durrant, Durand, Durante, Durrence, Quance, Lorance, Drane

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Durrance Family Origin

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Durrance Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    14%
  • Beer House Keeper

    7%
  • Boatman

    7%
  • Cotton And Silk Warp Dresser

    7%

In 1881, the most common Durrance occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Durrance's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Durrance family was Cotton And Silk Warp Dresser. Agricultural Labourer, Beer House Keeper and Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durrance.

Source: Census data for Durrance | Data not to scale

Durrance Historical Records

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Durrance Life Expectancy

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