Hoar Name Meaning

nickname for an old man or someone with prematurely gray hair, from Middle English hore, Old English har ‘gray’. topographic name for someone who lived by a slope or shore, Old English ora, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, as for example Oare in Kent, Berkshire, and Wiltshire.

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


Similar surnames: Hoad, Haar, Hone, Hoch, Kotar, Houx, Loar, Hoak, Shear, Hoek

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Hoar Family Origin

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Hoar Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Charwoman

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hoar family was Charwoman. The most common Hoar occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Hoar's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoar.

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Hoar Historical Records

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Hoar Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Hoar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Hoar in 1949 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoar

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