Pour Family History

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Pour Name Meaning

Muslim: from Persian pur(i) ‘son of’, used like Arabic ibn or bin. For example, Mahmud of Ghaznah (971–1030), the founder of the Ghaznavid dynasty in Afghanistan and Khorasan, was known as Mahmud puri Sabuktagin ‘Mahmud son of Sabuktagin’. Perhaps also an altered spelling of German Pauer, a Bavarian and Austrian variant of Bauer.

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

Similar surnames: Porr, Poer, Nour, Poust, Poff, Gbur, Poll, Baur, Purk, Pock

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Pour Family Origin

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Pour Family Occupations

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pour family was Shipwright. Farmer and Housekeeper Retired were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pour. The most common Pour occupation in the UK was Farmer. 33% of Pour's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Housekeeper Retired

  • Shipwright


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Pour Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pour. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pour 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 646 immigration records available for the last name Pour. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Pour. For the veterans among your Pour ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pour Life Expectancy

What is the average Pour lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Pour life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pour in 1966 was 90, and 81 in 2004.

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