Durnin Family History

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Durnin Name Meaning

Irish (County Louth and eastern Ulster): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duirnín ‘descendant of Duirnín’ (see Dornan).

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


Similar surnames: Durkin, Derwin, Dunn, Duris, Dunkin, Curtin, Durgin, Gunnin, Dulin

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Durnin Family Origin

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Durnin Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durnin. The most common Durnin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Durnin's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Durnin family was Carpenter.

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Durnin Historical Records

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Durnin Life Expectancy

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