Darras Family History

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Darras Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) or French: habitational name, with fused preposition d(e), principally for someone from Arras in northern France, or possibly from Arras-en-Lavedan (Hautes Pyrénées) or Arras-sur-Rhône (Ardèche).

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


Similar surnames: Arras, Barras, Carras, Deras, Dargis, Barlas, Farrar, Garris, Dallas

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Darras Family Origin

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Darras Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Darras occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 100% of Darras's were Keeps Houses.

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Darras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Darras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darras 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Darras. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Darras. For the veterans among your Darras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Darras Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Darras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Darras in 1951 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Darras 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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