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Duron Family History

Duron Name Meaning

Spanish (Durón): habitational name from Durón, a town in Guadalajara province. French: possibly a nickname from a derivative of dur ‘hard’. Czech (Duron): variant of Duran.

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


Similar surnames: Duran, Buron, Huron, Daron, Moron, Duhon, Doron, Duris, Auton, Duman

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Where is the Duron family from?

You can see how Duron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Duron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Duron families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Duron families living in New York. This was about 43% of all the recorded Duron's in USA. New York had the highest population of Duron families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Duron surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Duron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Duron. 37% of Duron men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Duron women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duron were Labor and Maid. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Labor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    28%
  • Housekeeper
    22%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Maid
    13%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Duron. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 738 military records available for the last name Duron. For the veterans among your Duron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Duron lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Duron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Duron in 1961 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

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