Lorig Family History

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Lorig Name Meaning

altered spelling of Löhrig, from a pet form of a Germanic personal name (see Lorey). perhaps a variant of Lorick.

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

Similar surnames: Lori, Lora, Loria, Boris, Loris, Lory, Loren, Lowing, Borin, Doig

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Lorig Family Origin

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Lorig Family Occupations

What did your Lorig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Basket Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorig. The most common Lorig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Lorig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lorig family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Basket Maker

  • Blacksmith

  • Cigar Maker


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lorig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lorig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lorig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lorig 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 324 immigration records available for the last name Lorig. 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 339 military records available for the last name Lorig. For the veterans among your Lorig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lorig Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorig lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lorig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lorig in 1963 was 74, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorig 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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