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Where is the Dorr family from?
You can see how Dorr families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dorr family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dorr families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 32 Dorr families living in New York. This was about 26% of all the recorded Dorr's in USA. New York had the highest population of Dorr families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dorr surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dorr. 16% of Dorr men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Dorr women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dorr were Clerk and Clerk. .