Laurens Family History

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Laurens Name Meaning

Dutch, French, and English: from the personal name Lorens (see Lawrence).

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

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Laurens Family Origin

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Laurens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laurens. The most common Laurens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Laurens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laurens family was Barber.

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Laurens Life Expectancy

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