Sours Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Middle English sour ‘sour’, ‘tart’, used as a nickname for a sour-tempered, sharp-tongued person.

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


Similar surnames: Syers, Court, Ours, Bourns, Spurr, Gourd, Moors, Soares, Somes

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Sours Family Origin

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Sours Family Occupations

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  • Domestic Servant

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Sours occupation in Canada was Domestic Servant. 67% of Sours's were Domestic Servants. Domestic Servant and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sours.

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Sours Historical Records

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Sours Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Sours life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sours in 1950 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sours

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