Sur Name Meaning

German: variant of Sauer. Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu name, a nickname from Sanskrit šura ‘brave’. Korean: variant of So (see So).

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


Similar surnames: Suh, Sura, Suhr, Bur, Suri, Saur, Suk, Sum, Sun, Sem

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Sur Family Origin

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Sur Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Sur occupation in the UK was Labourer. 100% of Sur's were Labourers.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Sur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sur in 1963 was 64, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sur

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