Durow Family History

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Durow Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Drown, Trow, Dubrow, Dunlow, Crow, Burrow, Borow, Arrow, Drew, Furlow

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Durow Family Origin

Where is the Durow family from?

Durow Family Occupations

What did your Durow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Durow family was Peddler. The most common Durow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Durow's were Farmers. Farmer, Works In Stave Mill and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Durow.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In Stave Mill

  • Cooper

  • Peddler


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Durow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Durow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Durow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Durow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 420 immigration records available for the last name Durow. 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 Card

There are 323 military records available for the last name Durow. For the veterans among your Durow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Durow Life Expectancy

What is the average Durow lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Durow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Durow in 1959 was 45, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Durow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Durow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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