You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Lorge relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 199 more people named Lorge in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 260 people named Lorge in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 77% more people named Lorge in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 459 people named Lorge were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • For 213 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 17 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Lorge families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 74 were first-generation Americans
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • They most commonly lived in California