Doerr Family History

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Doerr Name Meaning

German (Dörr): variant of Dürr (see Durr).

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


Similar surnames: Dorr, Derr, Duerr, Duer, Dirr, Darr, Norr, Dier, Doerge, Diehr

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Doerr Family Origin

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Doerr Family Occupations

What did your Doerr ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doerr. The most common Doerr occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Doerr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doerr family was Farmer Son.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Labourer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farmer Son

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Doerr ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Doerr Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Doerr Life Expectancy

What is the average Doerr lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Doerr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Doerr in 1945 was 29, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doerr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doerr 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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