Lawrentz Family History

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Lawrentz Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Lawrenz, Lafrentz, Lawrence, Laurent, Lafrenz, Lorentz, Arentz

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Lawrentz Family Origin

Where is the Lawrentz family from?

Lawrentz Family Occupations

What did your Lawrentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lawrentz. 40% of Lawrentz men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • New Worker
    12%
  • Painter
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    100%

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

Lawrentz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 708 census records available for the last name Lawrentz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lawrentz 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Lawrentz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 327 military records available for the last name Lawrentz. For the veterans among your Lawrentz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lawrentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawrentz lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lawrentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lawrentz in 1956 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawrentz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawrentz 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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