Lawry Name Meaning

Northern Irish and English: from a pet form of Lawrence.

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


Similar surnames: Lowry, Larry, Laury, Lory, Lowery, Lowrey, Lary, Law, Gary, Lowary

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Lawry Family Origin

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Lawry Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Etudiant

    17%
  • M

    17%

In 1881, Merchant, Carpenter and Etudiant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawry. A less common occupation for the Lawry family was M. The most common Lawry occupation in Canada was Merchant. 33% of Lawry's were Merchants.

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Lawry Historical Records

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Lawry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Lawry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lawry in 1947 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawry

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