Lorenson Family History

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Lorenson Name Meaning

Scandinavian: variant of Danish Lorensen or its Swedish cognate Lorentson.

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

Similar surnames: Sorenson, Hogenson, Arnson, Mortenson, Hokenson, Jorgenson, Lorentson

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Lorenson Family Origin

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Lorenson Family Occupations

What did your Lorenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lorenson. 39% of Lorenson men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Lorenson women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lorenson were Carpenter and Works Home

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
  • Servante
  • Stenographer
  • Works Home

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

Lorenson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Lorenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lorenson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lorenson. 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 630 military records available for the last name Lorenson. For the veterans among your Lorenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lorenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorenson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lorenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lorenson in 1962 was 84, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorenson 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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