Duris Name Meaning

French: variant of Dury 2. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhruis (see Doris 1). Scottish (Kincardineshire): possibly a habitational name from Dores in Perthshire, or from Durris in Kincardineshire, now in Aberdeenshire. Czech (Moravian) (Duriš)and Slovak (Duriš): patronymic from a Moravian and Slovak form of the personal name Jiri, vernacular form of Greek Georgios (see George).

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


Similar surnames: Doris, Durie, Juris, Turi, Durio, Maris, Kuras, Ris, Dulin, Darius

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Duris Family Origin

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Duris Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • At Home

    13%
  • Field Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Duris family was Keeping House. Farmer, At Home and Field Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duris. The most common Duris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Duris's were Farmers.

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Between 1951 and 2004, Duris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Duris in 1951 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duris

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