Resor Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of German Rasor or Reser.

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


Similar surnames: Recor, Reser, Reesor, Rasor, Reason, Tysor, Raisor, Kisor, Reagor

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Resor Family Origin

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Resor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • B. Smith

    4%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Com Labor

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Resor family was Com Labor. The most common Resor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Resor's were Farmers. Farmer, B. Smith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Resor.

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Resor Historical Records

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Resor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Resor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Resor in 1944 was 39, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Resor

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