Goree Name Meaning

Americanized form of a French name, probably Gorré, from Old French goré ‘deceived’, ‘betrayed’. variant spelling of Scottish and Irish Gorey.

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


Similar surnames: Gorey, Loree, Gore, Borne, Gorse, Foree, Porte, Gobel, Gorley, Corte

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Goree Family Origin

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Goree Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Musician

    50%

In 1881, the most common Goree occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 50% of Goree's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Musician were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goree.

Source: Census data for Goree | Data not to scale

Goree Historical Records

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Goree Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Goree life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Goree in 1946 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goree

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