Durm Family History

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Durm Name Meaning

Variant of German Turm, a topographic name for someone who lived by a tower, Middle High German turm.

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

Similar surnames: Dury, Durr, Dumm, Wurm, Durk, Turk, Darr, Dura, Hurm, Gurr

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Durm Family Origin

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Durm Family Occupations

What did your Durm ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Durm occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Durm's were Farmers. Farmer and Tanner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Durm.

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  • Farmer

  • Tanner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Durm ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Durm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Durm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durm census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 438 immigration records available for the last name Durm. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 616 military records available for the last name Durm. For the veterans among your Durm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durm Life Expectancy

What is the average Durm lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Durm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Durm in 1958 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durm ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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