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Durand Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Durant. Americanized form of Hungarian Durándi, a habitational name for someone from a place called Duránd, in former Szepes county.

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


Similar surnames: Durando, Duran, Brand, Dorland, Duray, Rand, Durant, Durban, Dura

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Durand Family Origin

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Durand Family Occupations

What did your Durand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Durand family was Carpenter. The most common Durand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Durand's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durand.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Durand Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Durand ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Durand Life Expectancy

What is the average Durand lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Durand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Durand in 1951 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

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