Horse 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.

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Horse Family Origin

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Horse Family Occupations

What did your Horse ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horse. A less common occupation for the Horse family was Blacksmith. The most common Horse occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Horse's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Horse | Data not to scale

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Horse Life Expectancy

What is the average Horse lifespan?

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Horse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Horse in 1959 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horse

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