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Durrell Name Meaning

English (Norman): nickname from a diminutive of Old French dur ‘hard(y)’.

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


Similar surnames: Burrell, Hurrell, Purcell, Darrell, Surrell, Sorrell, Tyrrell, Durell

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Durrell Family Origin

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Durrell Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Currier

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Sailmaker

    5%

In 1881, Carpenter, Currier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durrell. The most common Durrell occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 7% of Durrell's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Durrell family was Sailmaker.

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Durrell Historical Records

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Durrell Life Expectancy

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