Lorensen Family History

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Lorensen Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the personal name Lorens (see Lawrence).

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


Similar surnames: Lorenzen, Sorensen, Mortensen, Jorgensen, Morgensen, Lorentson

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Lorensen Family Origin

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Lorensen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer & Stock Raiser

    9%
  • Teamster

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farmer & Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorensen. A less common occupation for the Lorensen family was Teamster. The most common Lorensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Lorensen's were Farmers.

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Lorensen Historical Records

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Lorensen Life Expectancy

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