Foor Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fuhr.

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


Similar surnames: Door, Foos, Coor, Fox, Fogt, Roof, Porr, Spor, Hoof, Flor

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Foor Family Origin

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Foor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Liveryman

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Foor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Foor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Foor family was Liveryman. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foor.

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Foor Historical Records

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Foor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Foor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Foor in 1956 was 54, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foor

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