Shurr Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Shur.

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


Similar surnames: Shure, Shur, Shorr, Schur, Shuck, Sherer, Starr, Shirer, Sher, Sturm

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Shurr Family Origin

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Shurr Family Occupations

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  • Agral Labourer

    25%
  • Laundress

    25%
  • Traveller (Com)

    25%
  • Traveller Unemployed

    25%

In 1881, the most common Shurr occupation in the UK was Agral Labourer. 25% of Shurr's were Agral Labourers. A less common occupation for the Shurr family was Traveller Unemployed. Agral Labourer, Laundress and Traveller (Com) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shurr.

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Shurr Historical Records

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Shurr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Shurr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shurr in 1951 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shurr

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