Lauren Family History

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Lauren Name Meaning

Swedish (Laurén; also found in Finland): from a Swedish vernacular form of the personal name Laurentius (see Lawrence, Lauri).

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


Similar surnames: Laurent, Laurin, Laurens, Laursen, Buren, Laumer, Loren, Luten

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Lauren Family Origin

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Lauren Family Occupations

What did your Lauren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, laborer, Farmer and Assayer Mnt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauren. A less common occupation for the Lauren family was Day Laborer. The most common Lauren occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Lauren's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Assayer Mnt.

    5%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

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

Lauren Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lauren Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauren lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lauren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lauren in 1959 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lauren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauren 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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