Schor Name Meaning

South German: of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name related to dialect words meaning either ‘rock outcrop’ or ‘spade’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Shor.

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


Similar surnames: Schorr, Schur, Scher, Schork, Shor, Schoor, Schar, Schorn, Schon

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Schor Family Origin

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Schor Family Occupations

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  • Householder

    100%

In 1881, the most common Schor occupation in the UK was Householder. 100% of Schor's were Householders.

Source: Census data for Schor | Data not to scale

Schor Historical Records

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Schor Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Schor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Schor in 1944 was 25, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schor

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