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Durand Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Durant. Americanized form of Hungarian Durándi, a habitational name for someone from a place called Duránd, in former Szepes county.

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


Similar surnames: Durando, Duran, Brand, Dorland, Duray, Rand, Durant, Durban, Dura

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Durand Family Origin

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Durand Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Journalier

    5%
  • Farmers Son

    3%

In 1881, the most common Durand occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Durand's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durand. A less common occupation for the Durand family was Farmers Son.

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Durand Historical Records

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Durand Life Expectancy

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