Durrett Family History

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Durrett Name Meaning

Irish: altered form of Scottish Durrat, itself an altered form of Dorward.

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


Similar surnames: Durrette, Dorrity, Burnett, Durette, Barrett, Duckett, Burkett

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Durrett Family Origin

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Durrett Family Occupations

What did your Durrett ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Actor Driver Assisting Father and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Durrett. 12% of Durrett men worked as an Agricultural Actor Driver Assisting Father and 40% of Durrett women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Durrett were General Labourers Builders Steel Meral Worker Heavy W and Domestic Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Actor Driver Assisting Father
    12%
  • Agricultural Tractor Driver Land Work
    12%
  • Civil Servant G P O Ast Supt
    12%
  • General Labourers Builders Steel Meral Worker Heavy W
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Clementary School Mistress
    7%
  • Dispenser
    7%
  • Domestic Worker
    7%

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

Durrett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Durrett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durrett 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 566 immigration records available for the last name Durrett. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Durrett. For the veterans among your Durrett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durrett Life Expectancy

What is the average Durrett lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Durrett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Durrett in 1945 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

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