Forer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a prominent fir tree, from Middle High German vorhe ‘fir’. Altered spelling of German Fahrer.

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


Similar surnames: Dorer, Fuhrer, Kober, Foret, Borer, Hober, Fleer, Comer, Oder, Rorer

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Forer Family Origin

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Forer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Forer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Forer's were Farmers.

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Forer Historical Records

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Forer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Forer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Forer in 1962 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forer

Famous Forer Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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