Armor Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish and northern Irish Armour, now found predominantly in England.

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

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Armor Family Origin

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Armor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Armor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Armor's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armor. A less common occupation for the Armor family was Carpenter.

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Armor Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Armor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Armor in 1941 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armor

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