Woehr Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wöhr, from a short form of a Germanic personal name beginning with war or wer, of various origins.

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


Similar surnames: Loehr, Roehr, Wehr, Hoehn, Gehr, Kehr, Kohr, Mohr, Bohr, Oehl

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Woehr Family Origin

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Woehr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Coffin Maker

    17%
  • Minister

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woehr family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Woehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Woehr's were Farmers. Farmer, Coffin Maker and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woehr.

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Woehr Historical Records

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Woehr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Woehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Woehr in 1954 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woehr

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