Loyer Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a keeper of geese, oier. Dutch ((de) Loyer): occupational name for a tanner, Dutch looier.

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


Similar surnames: Loye, Layer, Goyer, Royer, Loder, Lober, Coyer, Bloyer, Noyer, Voyer

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Loyer Family Origin

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Loyer Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • Sawmill

    11%
  • Cultivateurson

    7%

In 1881, the most common Loyer occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 13% of Loyer's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Loyer family was Cultivateurson. Cultivateur, Journalier and Sawmill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loyer.

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Loyer Historical Records

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Loyer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Loyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Loyer in 1956 was 74, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loyer

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