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Schorr Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly related to Middle Low German schurren ‘to slide’. German: in the south a topographic name from Middle High German schor(re) ‘steep rock’, ‘rocky shore’. German (of Slavic origin): nickname for a skillful person, from Slavic skory ‘quick’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Shor.

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

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Schorr Family Origin

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Schorr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schorr. The most common Schorr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Schorr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schorr family was Cooper.

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Schorr Life Expectancy

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