Oris Name Meaning

topographic name from Old French horis, a hill name. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ald ‘old’ + ric ‘power’, ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Boris, Oros, Doris, Aris, Ris, Loris, Orio, Ori, Bois, Orr

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Oris Family Origin

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Oris Family Occupations

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  • Clerk At Stone Quarry

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    33%

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In 1880, Clerk At Stone Quarry and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oris. The most common Oris occupation in the USA was Clerk At Stone Quarry. 33% of Oris's were Clerk At Stone Quarrys. A less common occupation for the Oris family was Painter.

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Oris Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Oris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Oris in 1961 was 59, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oris

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