Duran Name Meaning

Spanish (Durán) and Catalan: from the personal name Durand (see Durant, Durante). English: variant of Durant. Polish: from a derivative of Dura. Czech: from a derivative of Dura.

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


Similar surnames: Dura, Duron, Juran, Durand, Durban, Doran, Duda, Duray, Duman, Uran

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Duran Family Origin

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Duran Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Journalier

    22%
  • Cordonnier

    11%

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duran. The most common Duran occupation in Canada was Farm Labourer. 33% of Duran's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Duran family was Cordonnier.

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Duran Historical Records

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Duran Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Duran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Duran in 1944 was 22, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duran

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