Laroy Family History

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Laroy Name Meaning

Canadian and New England form of French Leroy, with the generalized use of the feminine definite article in place of the masculine that is characteristic of this region. This name is sometimes translated as King.

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


Similar surnames: Leroy, Lary, Lafoy, Troy, Larue, Larry, Lagoy, Laroe, Lardy, Lacoy

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Laroy Family Origin

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Laroy Family Occupations

What did your Laroy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Laroy. 29% of Laroy men worked as a Carpenter and 25% of Laroy women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laroy were Bookkeeper and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
    29%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Assistant
    15%
  • Bookkeeper
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Lather
    25%
  • Student
    25%

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

Laroy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Laroy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laroy 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 286 immigration records available for the last name Laroy. 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 273 military records available for the last name Laroy. For the veterans among your Laroy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laroy Life Expectancy

What is the average Laroy lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2003, in the United States, Laroy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Laroy in 1944 was 65, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laroy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laroy 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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