Lawrie Family History

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Lawrie Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of Lawrence.

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


Similar surnames: Lowrie, Laurie, Laurin, Lackie, Lawry, Lambie, Lawshe, Lauri, Carrie

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Lawrie Family Origin

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Lawrie Family Occupations

What did your Lawrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lawrie. 26% of Lawrie men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Lawrie women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lawrie were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Labourer
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Operator
    9%
  • Weaver
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    6%

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

Lawrie Historical Records

What Lawrie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Lawrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lawrie 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Lawrie. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Lawrie. For the veterans among your Lawrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lawrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawrie lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lawrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Lawrie in 1956 was 43, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawrie 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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