Guire Family History

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Guire Name Meaning

Reduced form of Irish and Scottish McGuire. Americanized spelling of German Geier.

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

Similar surnames: Quire, Guile, Guice, Gire, Guier, Cure, Girt, Dumire, Mcguire, Grice

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Guire Family Origin

Where is the Guire family from?

Guire Family Occupations

What did your Guire ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Bricklayer and Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guire. The most common Guire occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Guire's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Guire family was Coke Drawer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Bricklayer

  • Coachman

  • Coke Drawer


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

Guire Historical Records

What Guire family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 100,000 census records available for the last name Guire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guire 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Guire. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 10,000 military records available for the last name Guire. For the veterans among your Guire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guire Life Expectancy

What is the average Guire lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Guire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Guire in 1958 was 55, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guire 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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