Myhr Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Myr, from myr ‘bog’, ‘swamp’ (Old Norse mýrr).

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


Similar surnames: Myhre, Mehr, Myer, Jahr, Lahr, Rohr, Mohr, Mier, Muhr, Marr

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Myhr Family Origin

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Myhr Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Keeps Shoe Store

    33%

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In 1880, Laborer and Keeps Shoe Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Myhr. The most common Myhr occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Myhr's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Myhr | Data not to scale

Myhr Historical Records

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Myhr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Myhr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Myhr in 1963 was 72, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Myhr

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