Sorce Family History

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Sorce Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname for someone thought to resemble a mouse, from sorce ‘mouse’, from Latin surix ‘mouse’, accusative suricem.

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


Similar surnames: Sorice, Sorge, Force, Sorci, Noce, Boyce, More, Sole, Borne, Salce

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Sorce Family Origin

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Sorce Family Occupations

What did your Sorce ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sorce. 14% of Sorce men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Sorce women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sorce were Truck Driver and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • New Worker
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • New Worker
    7%

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

Sorce Historical Records

What Sorce family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sorce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sorce 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 750 immigration records available for the last name Sorce. 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 517 military records available for the last name Sorce. For the veterans among your Sorce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sorce Life Expectancy

What is the average Sorce lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sorce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sorce in 1955 was 33, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sorce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sorce 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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