Durocher Family History

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Durocher Name Meaning

French: topographic name denoting someone who lived in a rocky place, literally ‘from the (du) crag (rocher)’. In North America the surname has often become confused with Desrochers and Desrosiers. Variant of German Duracher, a habitational name for someone from Durach near Kempten in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Laroche, Buescher, Vercher, Deroche, Rocker, Luscher, Derocher

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Durocher Family Origin

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Durocher Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • School

    3%

In 1881, the most common Durocher occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Durocher's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durocher. A less common occupation for the Durocher family was School.

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Durocher Historical Records

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Durocher Life Expectancy

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