Jorge Family History

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Jorge Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Jorge, a borrowing of French (and English) George.

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


Similar surnames: Forge, Borge, Jerge, Monge, Lorge, Corte, Porte, Jobe, Joerg, Dore

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Jorge Family Origin

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Jorge Family Occupations

What did your Jorge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commision Agent and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jorge. 20% of Jorge men worked as a Commision Agent and 27% of Jorge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jorge were None Paralybed and House Wife (bed Ridden)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commision Agent
    20%
  • Engineer
    20%
  • Motor Dealer Master
    20%
  • None Paralybed
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    27%
  • Domestic Servant
    14%
  • Incapacitated
    14%
  • House Wife (bed Ridden)
    7%

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

Jorge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Jorge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jorge 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Jorge. 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 778 military records available for the last name Jorge. For the veterans among your Jorge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jorge Life Expectancy

What is the average Jorge lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Jorge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Jorge in 1945 was 24, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jorge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jorge 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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