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Darr Family History

Darr Name Meaning
English: perhaps a variant of Dear.German (Därr): from a short form of a Germanic personal name, perhaps related to Old High German dart ‘spear’.Variant spelling of German Dorr.

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

182,910 Historical Documents with Darr on Ancestry.com
34,487 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,175 Military Records
1,683 Immigration Records
31,882 Census and Voter Lists
106,683 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Darr Families

  • Number of Darr families
     82 - 162
     28 - 81
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Darr families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Darr families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Darr census records

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Darr Family Origin

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Darr Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Darr

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Darr Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Darr census records

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Darr Civil War Service Records

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