Gorr Name Meaning

from a reduced form of the Latin personal name Gregorius (see Gregory). nickname from Middle High German gorre ‘bad horse’.

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


Similar surnames: Garr, Gori, Gurr, Porr, Gory, Garb, Toro, Gohr, Horr, Torr

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Gorr Family Origin

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Gorr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Gorr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gorr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gorr family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gorr.

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Gorr Historical Records

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Gorr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Gorr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gorr in 1954 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gorr

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