Goris Family History

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Goris Name Meaning

Galician: probably a habitational name from Gorís in Pontevedra province, Galicia.

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

Similar surnames: Boris, Doris, Borin, Garis, Gores, Gori, Boros, Lorio, Loris, Powis

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Goris Family Origin

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Goris Family Occupations

What did your Goris ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goris. A less common occupation for the Goris family was Keeps House. The most common Goris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goris's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Grocer

  • Keeps House


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

Goris Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Goris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goris 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Goris. 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 343 military records available for the last name Goris. For the veterans among your Goris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goris Life Expectancy

What is the average Goris lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Goris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Goris in 1943 was 20, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goris

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goris 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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