Hoerr Family History

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Hoerr Name Meaning

German (Hörr): possibly a derivative of Middle High German hor ‘dirt’, ‘mire’ (see Horr).

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

Similar surnames: Horr, Herr, Hober, Hehr, Loehr, Horn, Sperr, Hoeft, Herm, Hier

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Hoerr Family Origin

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Hoerr Family Occupations

What did your Hoerr ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cabinet Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hoerr. 50% of Hoerr men worked as a Cabinet Maker and 58% of Hoerr women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hoerr were Hairdresser Retd and Private Secretary Reporter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cabinet Maker
  • Hairdresser Retd

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Millinery Stock Keeper
  • Private Secretary Reporter

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hoerr Historical Records

What Hoerr family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hoerr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoerr 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 488 immigration records available for the last name Hoerr. 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 642 military records available for the last name Hoerr. For the veterans among your Hoerr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoerr Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoerr lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hoerr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hoerr in 1956 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoerr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoerr 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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