Poire Name Meaning

French (Poiré): regional variant of Poré, a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of leeks, from Old French porreau ‘leek’ (Latin porrum).

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


Similar surnames: Pore, Pike, Petre, Suire, Poche, More, Price, Porte, Pile, Port

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Poire Family Origin

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Poire Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    29%
  • Dressmaker

    12%
  • Batelier

    6%
  • Charpentier

    6%

In 1881, the most common Poire occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 29% of Poire's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Poire family was Charpentier. Cultivateur, Dressmaker and Batelier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poire.

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Poire Historical Records

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Poire Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Poire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Poire in 1957 was 49, and 54 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poire

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