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Poire Name Meaning

French (Poiré): regional variant of Poré, a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of leeks, from Old French porreau ‘leek’ (Latin porrum).

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


Similar surnames: Pore, Pike, Petre, Suire, Poche, More, Price, Porte, Pile, Port

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Poire Family Origin

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Poire Family Occupations

What did your Poire ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poire family was Works On Plantation. The most common Poire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Poire's were Farmers. Farmer and Gold Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poire.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gold Miner

    33%
  • Works On Plantation

    33%

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

Poire Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Poire Life Expectancy

What is the average Poire lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Poire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Poire in 1957 was 49, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poire 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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