Hora Family History

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Hora Name Meaning

Czech: topographic name from hora ‘mountain’, ‘hill’, earlier ‘forest’. Irish: variant of O’Hara. Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a Jat tribe. Japanese: ‘preserve good’. The name is Ryukyuan in origin and is also pronounced Bora and Yasura.

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

Similar surnames: Bora, Mora, Horn, Horak, Hara, Gora, Tara, Dora, Nora, Horta

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Hora Family Origin

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Hora Family Occupations

What did your Hora ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Houkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hora. 40% of Hora men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Hora women worked as a Houkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hora were Manager and Tender

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Foreman
  • Loader
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Houkeeper
  • Stone
  • Teacher
  • Tender

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hora Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hora. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hora census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hora. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hora. For the veterans among your Hora ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hora Life Expectancy

What is the average Hora lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hora in 1946 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hora ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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