Voris Family History

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Voris Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Voorhees.

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

Similar surnames: Vorhis, Moris, Vorhies, Ris, Mores, Cords, Duris, Vogts, Dorris

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Voris Family Origin

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Voris Family Occupations

What did your Voris ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voris family was Lawyer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voris. The most common Voris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Voris's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Lawyer


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

Voris Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Voris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voris 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 635 immigration records available for the last name Voris. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Voris. For the veterans among your Voris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voris Life Expectancy

What is the average Voris lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Voris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Voris in 1949 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voris

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Voris 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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