Durfee Family History

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Durfee Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French (Huguenot) D’Urfé, a habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from the castle of Urfé, Loire.

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


Similar surnames: Duryee, Duffer, Duree, Durie, Duryea, Urfer, Durner, Duthie, Dormer

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Durfee Family Origin

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Durfee Family Occupations

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  • Student

    36%
  • Block & Pump Mker

    18%
  • Agent

    9%
  • Black Smith

    9%

In 1881, Student, Block & Pump Mker and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durfee. The most common Durfee occupation in Canada was Student. 36% of Durfee's were Students. A less common occupation for the Durfee family was Black Smith.

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Durfee Historical Records

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Durfee Life Expectancy

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