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Duhr Family History

Duhr Name Meaning
North German (Dühr): nickname from Low German dühr ‘costly’, ‘dear’. dktent, KH.

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

7,368 Historical Documents with Duhr on Ancestry.com
2,345 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
294 Military Records
362 Immigration Records
1,023 Census and Voter Lists
3,344 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Duhr Families

  • Number of Duhr families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Duhr last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Duhr census records

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Duhr Family Origin

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Duhr Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Duhr

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Duhr Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Duhr census records

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Military Service by Duhr

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