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Lora Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Lora de Estepa or Lora del Río, both in Seville province. Hungarian (Lóra): from a pet form of the personal name Lóránt (see Roland).

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


Similar surnames: Mora, Lore, Loza, Bora, Flora, Lory, Nora, Lara, Lorah, Dora

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Lora Family Origin

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Lora Family Occupations

What did your Lora ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lora occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lora's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lora family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Carpenter and Boarding House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lora.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    6%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%

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

Lora Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lora Life Expectancy

What is the average Lora lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Lora in 1963 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lora

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lora 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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