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Author Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Thor, Ruther, Luther, Amthor, Sutor, Tutor, Bushor, Suther, Huther

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Author Family Origin

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Author Family Occupations

What did your Author ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Author. A less common occupation for the Author family was At Home. The most common Author occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Author's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farming

    9%
  • At Home

    5%

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

Author Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Author ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Author Life Expectancy

What is the average Author lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Author life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Author in 1963 was 70, and 34 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Author 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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