Duro Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a tough or unyielding man, from duro ‘hard’, ‘tough’ (Latin durus). The word had both the approving sense ‘steadfast’, ‘enduring’ and the less favorable sense ‘stubborn’, ‘obstinate’, ‘cruel’.

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


Similar surnames: Turco, Duron, Muro, Dura, Puro, Nero, Toro, Dugo, Buro, Turo

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Duro Family Origin

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Duro Family Occupations

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  • Wks On Farm

    30%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Duro family was Farmer. The most common Duro occupation in the USA was Wks On Farm. 30% of Duro's were Wks On Farms. Wks On Farm, Agricultural Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duro.

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Duro Historical Records

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Duro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Duro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Duro in 1963 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duro

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