Storr Family History

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Storr Name Meaning

Northern English: nickname from Old Norse stórr ‘big’. South German: nickname for a crude man, from Middle High German storr ‘tree stump’, ‘clod’.

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


Similar surnames: Storm, Stork, Stohr, Stock, Storrs, Star, Storer, Stoop, Torr, Storz

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Storr Family Origin

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Storr Family Occupations

What did your Storr ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Storr. A less common occupation for the Storr family was Annuitant. The most common Storr occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Storr's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Storr ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Storr Historical Records

What Storr family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Storr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Storr census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Storr

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Storr. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Storr. For the veterans among your Storr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Storr Life Expectancy

What is the average Storr lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Storr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Storr in 1951 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Storr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Storr ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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