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Dorion Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from Orion, in Picardy, believed to be named from a local tributary of the Authie river.

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


Similar surnames: Doron, Doris, Dorton, Doiron, Daron, Dorin, Dorn, Morton, Duron

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Dorion Family Origin

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Dorion Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Cultivateur

    7%
  • Going To School

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorion. A less common occupation for the Dorion family was Going To School. The most common Dorion occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Dorion's were Farmers.

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Dorion Historical Records

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Dorion Life Expectancy

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