Mahr Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German mer, mar ‘lake’, ‘marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Mar, Muhr, Mohr, Fahr, Ahr, Bahr, Marr, Lahr, Sahr, Gahr

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Mahr Family Origin

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Mahr Family Occupations

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  • Charwoman

    14%
  • Gen Lab (Unemp)

    14%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Labr Dock

    14%

In 1881, the most common Mahr occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 14% of Mahr's were Charwomans. Charwoman, Gen Lab (Unemp) and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mahr. A less common occupation for the Mahr family was Labr Dock.

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Mahr Historical Records

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Mahr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Mahr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mahr in 1946 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mahr

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