Lorey Family History

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Lorey Name Meaning

Variant of English Lory. German: pet form of the Germanic personal name Chloderich, formed with (h)lut ‘clear’ + rih ‘powerful’, ‘rich’ (see Lorig).

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

Similar surnames: Lory, Morey, Corey, Florey, Lore, Lorek, Lowrey, Loren, Robey, Boley

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Lorey Family Origin

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Lorey Family Occupations

What did your Lorey ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lorey. 17% of Lorey men worked as a Carpenter

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
  • Conductor
  • Editor
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Teacher

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

Lorey Historical Records

What Lorey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lorey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lorey 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 Lorey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lorey. For the veterans among your Lorey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lorey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorey lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lorey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lorey in 1955 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorey 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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