Duhr Name Meaning

North German (Dühr): nickname from Low German dühr ‘costly’, ‘dear’.

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


Similar surnames: Duer, Suhr, Uhr, Muhr, Durr, Bahr, Luhr, Dohr, Murr, Kuhr

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Duhr Family Origin

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Duhr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Watchman

    20%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duhr. The most common Duhr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Duhr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duhr family was Watchman.

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Duhr Historical Records

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Duhr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Duhr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Duhr in 1965 was 74, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duhr

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