Shorr Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Shor.

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


Similar surnames: Schorr, Shor, Shurr, Schor, Shore, Shirer, Sherer, Shon, Starr, Sher

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Shorr Family Origin

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Shorr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Grocery Mcht.

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps Saloon

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shorr family was Keeps Saloon. Farmer, Grocery Mcht. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shorr. The most common Shorr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Shorr's were Farmers.

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Shorr Historical Records

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Shorr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Shorr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shorr in 1953 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shorr

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