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Doron Name Meaning

French: habitational name with fused preposition d(e) ‘from’ for someone from Oron in Moselle. Jewish (Israeli): artificial name from Hebrew doron ‘gift’.

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


Similar surnames: Dorn, Daron, Doiron, Dorion, Moron, Oren, Boron, Ron, Baron, Toren

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Where is the Doron family from?

You can see how Doron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Doron families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Doron family living in Indiana. This was about 25% of all the recorded Doron's in USA. Indiana and 3 other states had the highest population of Doron families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Doron surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Doron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Doron. 20% of Doron men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Doron women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Doron were Musician and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Musician
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    24%
  • Housewife
    24%
  • Saleslady
    18%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Doron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doron census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 666 immigration records available for the last name Doron. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 447 military records available for the last name Doron. For the veterans among your Doron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Doron lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Doron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Doron in 1964 was 85, and 77 in 2004.

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