Durham Family History & Genealogy

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Judi Brown I am related to adolpheus duram who married jean bruce and would like additional information on them please i believe they were from Scotland
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Durham Life Expectancy

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Most Common Durham First Names

According to our database of 24,777 people with the last name Durham that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • James 3.3%
  • William 2.6%
  • John 2.6%
  • Robert 2.1%
  • Mary 1.8%
  • Charles 1.6%
  • George 1.3%
  • Thomas 1.3%
  • Joseph 0.8%
  • David 0.7%
  • Richard 0.6%
  • Walter 0.6%
  • Henry 0.6%
  • Margaret 0.6%
  • Edward 0.6%
  • Willie 0.5%
  • Elizabeth 0.5%
  • Donald 0.5%
  • Harold 0.5%
  • J 0.5%
  • Dorothy 0.4%
  • Paul 0.4%
  • Frank 0.4%
  • Ruth 0.4%
  • Helen 0.4%
  • Annie 0.4%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Kenneth 0.4%
  • Roy 0.4%
  • Michael 0.4%
  • Betty 0.4%
  • Arthur 0.4%
  • Raymond 0.4%
  • Samuel 0.3%
  • Harry 0.3%
  • Sarah 0.3%
  • Albert 0.3%
  • Fred 0.3%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • Martha 0.3%
  • Ralph 0.3%
  • Carl 0.3%
  • Ernest 0.3%
  • Mildred 0.3%
  • Jack 0.3%
  • Charlie 0.3%
  • Jerry 0.3%
  • Gladys 0.3%
  • Howard 0.3%
  • Alice 0.3%

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