Lorts Family History

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Lorts Name Meaning

Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Lorenz.

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


Similar surnames: Lortz, Loris, Dort, Cords, Harts, Boris, North, Lora, Lotto, Lontz

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Lorts Family Origin

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Lorts Family Occupations

What did your Lorts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lorts. 22% of Lorts men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Lorts women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lorts were Carpenter and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Labor
    10%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    12%
  • Weaver
    12%
  • Attendant
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%

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

Lorts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lorts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lorts 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Lorts. 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 307 military records available for the last name Lorts. For the veterans among your Lorts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lorts Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorts lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lorts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lorts in 1963 was 79, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorts 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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