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Laroy Name Meaning

Canadian and New England form of French Leroy, with the generalized use of the feminine definite article in place of the masculine that is characteristic of this region. This name is sometimes translated as King.

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


Similar surnames: Leroy, Lary, Lafoy, Troy, Larue, Larry, Lagoy, Laroe, Lardy, Lacoy

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Laroy Family Origin

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Laroy Family Occupations

What did your Laroy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Laroy family was Dress Making. Farmer, Attends Dock and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laroy. The most common Laroy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Laroy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Attends Dock

    7%
  • Brick Mason

    7%
  • Dress Making

    7%

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

Laroy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laroy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laroy 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Laroy. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Laroy. For the veterans among your Laroy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laroy Life Expectancy

What is the average Laroy lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2003, in the United States, Laroy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Laroy in 1944 was 65, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laroy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laroy 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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