Dorrian Family History

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Dorrian Name Meaning

Irish: County Down variant of Doran.

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

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Dorrian Family Origin

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Dorrian Family Occupations

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  • Agent

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Boiler Maker

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dorrian family was Coal Miner. Agent, Blacksmith and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorrian. The most common Dorrian occupation in the USA was Agent. 11% of Dorrian's were Agents.

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Dorrian Historical Records

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Dorrian Life Expectancy

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