Bohr Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a personal name of Slavic origin (see Boris), or from a reduced form of the medieval personal name Liborius, patron saint of the city of Paderborn. Danish and Swedish: from German Baar, Bahr (see Beer), recorded in Denmark since the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Nohr, Bohl, Mohr, Bohm, Bahr, Kohr, Bohn, Lohr, Boers, Rohr

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Bohr Family Origin

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Bohr Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Ship Broker Clerk

    50%

In 1881, the most common Bohr occupation in the UK was Baker. 50% of Bohr's were Bakers. Baker and Ship Broker Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bohr.

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Bohr Historical Records

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Bohr Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Bohr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bohr in 1943 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohr

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