Foor Family History

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Foor Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fuhr.

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

Similar surnames: Door, Foos, Coor, Fox, Fogt, Roof, Porr, Spor, Hoof, Flor

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Foor Family Origin

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Foor Family Occupations

What did your Foor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Foor family was Liveryman. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foor. The most common Foor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Foor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Liveryman


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

Foor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Foor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Foor 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 432 immigration records available for the last name Foor. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Foor. For the veterans among your Foor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Foor Life Expectancy

What is the average Foor lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Foor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Foor in 1956 was 54, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Foor 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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