Horr Name Meaning

German (Hörr): unexplained; possibly a derivative of Middle High German hor ‘dirt’ (see Hoerr).

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


Similar surnames: Hoerr, Porr, Herr, Horn, Gorr, Shorb, Rohr, Mohr, Norr, Storr

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Horr Family Origin

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Horr Family Occupations

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  • Fisharer Employing 5 Men & 2 Boys

    33%
  • Iron Ship Builder

    33%
  • Lab Iron Works

    33%

In 1881, the most common Horr occupation in the UK was Fisharer Employing 5 Men & 2 Boys. 33% of Horr's were Fisharer Employing 5 Men & 2 Boyss. A less common occupation for the Horr family was Lab Iron Works. Fisharer Employing 5 Men & 2 Boys and Iron Ship Builder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Horr.

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Horr Historical Records

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Horr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Horr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Horr in 1955 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horr

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