Jorge Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Jorge, a borrowing of French (and English) George.

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


Similar surnames: Forge, Borge, Jerge, Monge, Lorge, Corte, Porte, Jobe, Joerg, Dore

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Jorge Family Origin

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Jorge Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    11%
  • Domestic Servant

    11%
  • Engineer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Jorge occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 11% of Jorge's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Jorge family was Engineer. Cigar Maker, Clerk In Grocery and Domestic Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jorge.

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Jorge Historical Records

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Jorge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Jorge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Jorge in 1945 was 24, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jorge

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