Doorn Name Meaning

Dutch: from doorn ‘thorn’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a thicket or thorn bush.

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


Similar surnames: Dorn, Dohrn, Door, Moore, Aborn, Dohr, Doren, Noon, Doyen, Doom

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Doorn Family Origin

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Doorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Farming Hand

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Doorn. The most common Doorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Doorn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doorn family was Farming Hand.

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Doorn Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Doorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Doorn in 1960 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doorn

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