Myhre Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Myre, most from the dative case of myr ‘bog’, ‘swamp’ (Old Norse mýrr). Compare Myhr.

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


Similar surnames: Myhr, Myren, Mehle, Mathre, Jahr, Myer, Moore, Istre, Mehr, More

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Myhre Family Origin

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Myhre Family Occupations

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  • Clerk Ships Chandler

    100%

In 1881, the most common Myhre occupation in the UK was Clerk Ships Chandler. 100% of Myhre's were Clerk Ships Chandlers.

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Myhre Historical Records

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Myhre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Myhre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Myhre in 1942 was 22, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Myhre

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