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Dorrance Family Origin

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Dorrance Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Clerk In Store

    3%
  • Gentleman

    3%

In 1880, the most common Dorrance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Dorrance's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorrance. A less common occupation for the Dorrance family was Gentleman.

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Dorrance Life Expectancy

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