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Noor Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic nur ‘light’, ‘illumination’. Al-Nur ‘the Light’, is an attribute of Allah. It is also found in compound names such as Nur Allah (Nurullah) ‘Light of Allah’ and Nur ud-Din (Nuruddin) ‘Light of Religion’. Dutch: ethnic name for a Norwegian.

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


Similar surnames: Noori, Nohr, Toor, Mohr, Loo, Hoop, Look, Root, Nabor, Moot

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Noor Family Origin

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Noor Family Occupations

What did your Noor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works For Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Noor. A less common occupation for the Noor family was Works In S. Mill. The most common Noor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Noor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works For Carpenter

    25%
  • Works In S. Mill

    25%

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

Noor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Noor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noor 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Noor. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Noor. For the veterans among your Noor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Noor Life Expectancy

What is the average Noor lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Noor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Noor in 1965 was 70, and 54 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Noor 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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