Rorie Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (County Tyrone): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ruaidhrí ‘son of Rory’ (see McCrory).

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


Similar surnames: Dowie, Rorke, Morie, Rodie, Rosie, Ririe, Gorrie, Robie, Logie, Durie

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Rorie Family Origin

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Rorie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Rorie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Rorie's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rorie. A less common occupation for the Rorie family was Keeping House.

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Rorie Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Rorie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rorie in 1949 was 61, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rorie

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