Pore Name Meaning

French (Poré): from a variant of poireau, poreau ‘leek’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who grew and sold leeks.

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


Similar surnames: Poire, Porr, Porte, Port, Pare, Lore, Pere, More, Dore, Polce

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Pore Family Origin

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Pore Family Occupations

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  • Brick Labourer

    25%
  • Coach Smith

    25%
  • Laundress

    25%
  • Retired Shoe Maker

    25%

In 1881, the most common Pore occupation in the UK was Brick Labourer. 25% of Pore's were Brick Labourers. Brick Labourer, Coach Smith and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pore. A less common occupation for the Pore family was Retired Shoe Maker.

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Pore Historical Records

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Pore Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Pore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Pore in 1946 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pore

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