Blore Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Blore in Staffordshire, possibly named from Old English blor ‘swelling’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Elmore, Boone, Clare, Barre, Borg, Score, Boye, Boore, Close, Bode

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Blore Family Origin

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Blore Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Housekeeper

    3%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blore family was Housekeeper. The most common Blore occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Blore's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blore.

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Blore Historical Records

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Blore Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Blore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Blore in 1959 was 26, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blore

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