Hoerr Name Meaning

German (Hörr): possibly a derivative of Middle High German hor ‘dirt’, ‘mire’ (see Horr).

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hoerr Family Origin

Where is the Hoerr family from?

SHOW MORE

Hoerr Family Occupations

What did your Hoerr ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%

In 1880, the most common Hoerr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Hoerr's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoerr. A less common occupation for the Hoerr family was Tailor.

Source: Census data for Hoerr | Data not to scale

Hoerr Historical Records

What Hoerr family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Hoerr

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Hoerr Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoerr lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoerr 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Hoerr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hoerr in 1956 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoerr

Famous Hoerr Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name