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Thore Name Meaning

English and Scandinavian: variant of Thor. French (Thoré): nickname for a strong or violent individual, from Old French t(h)or(el) ‘bull’. Compare Spanish Toro. French (Thoré): from a reduced pet form of the personal name Maturin.

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


Similar surnames: Thor, Thobe, Thode, Thome, Thole, Toro, Thorne, Thorpe, Thoren, Shore

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Thore Family Origin

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Thore Family Occupations

What did your Thore ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Thore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thore family was Painter. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thore.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Painter

    11%

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

Thore Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Thore Life Expectancy

What is the average Thore lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Thore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Thore in 1962 was 83, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thore 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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