Durr Name Meaning

German (Dürr): nickname from Middle High German dürre ‘thin’, ‘gaunt’, ‘dry’.

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


Similar surnames: Murr, Duer, Gurr, Kurr, Darr, Derr, Durm, Durre, Duhr, Durk

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Durr Family Origin

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Durr Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Durr occupation in Canada was F. 33% of Durr's were Fs. A less common occupation for the Durr family was S. F, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durr.

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  • F

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • S

    17%

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Durr Historical Records

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Durr Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Durr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Durr in 1948 was 25, and 68 in 2004.

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