Storrs Family History

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Storrs Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old Norse storð ‘brushwood’ or ‘young plantation’. There is a place so named in Cumbria (formerly in Lancashire), as well as a High Storrs in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, both named from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Storr, Stork, Torr, Torre, Storer, Starrs, Storm, Starr, Torres

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Storrs Family Origin

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Storrs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Storrs family was Carpenter. The most common Storrs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Storrs's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Storrs.

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Storrs Historical Records

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Storrs Life Expectancy

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