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

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

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

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Storr Historical Records

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Storr Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Storr

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