Loo Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name for someone living near a wood (Dutch loo ‘wood’, Middle Low German lo, loge), or a habitational name from places called Lo or Loh, named with this word. Chinese: variant of Lu.

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

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Loo Family Origin

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Loo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Cook

    6%
  • Does Chores

    6%
  • No Occupation

    6%

In 1880, Laborer, Cook and Does Chores were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loo. A less common occupation for the Loo family was No Occupation. The most common Loo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Loo's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Loo | Data not to scale

Loo Historical Records

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Loo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Loo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Loo in 1956 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loo

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