Dohr Name Meaning

North German: topographic names for someone who lived by the gates of a town or city (see Thor).

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


Similar surnames: Dohrn, Mohr, Rohr, Gohr, Wehr, Ohr, Bohr, Sohr, Bahr, Door

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Dohr Family Origin

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Dohr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Painter

    13%
  • Stove Mounter

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dohr. The most common Dohr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Dohr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dohr family was Stove Mounter.

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Dohr Historical Records

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Dohr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Dohr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dohr in 1963 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dohr

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