Gor 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: Kor, Lor, Bor, Mor, Son, Ko, Horn, Sok, Mori, Kos

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Gor Family Origin

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Gor Family Occupations

What did your Gor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gor. The most common Gor occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Gor's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gor family was Oil Producer.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Miner

  • Oil Producer


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

Gor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gor 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 938 immigration records available for the last name Gor. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Gor. For the veterans among your Gor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gor Life Expectancy

What is the average Gor lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gor in 1954 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gor 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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