Lawrenz Family History

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Lawrenz Name Meaning

North German: variant of Lorenz.

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


Similar surnames: Lafrenz, Lohrenz, Arenz, Lorentz, Loretz, Lewerenz, Garen, Lorenc

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Lawrenz Family Origin

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Lawrenz Family Occupations

What did your Lawrenz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawrenz. A less common occupation for the Lawrenz family was Coal Hopper. The most common Lawrenz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lawrenz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Teamster

    15%
  • Coal Hopper

    8%

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

Lawrenz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lawrenz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawrenz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lawrenz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lawrenz in 1960 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawrenz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawrenz 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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