Lorah Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Loreau(x), from a variant of the personal name Lorel, a pet form of Laurent. This is a frequent name in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Lora, Lorig, Oran, North, Moran, Toran, Logan, Loren, Noah, Lorio

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Lorah Family Origin

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Lorah Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Lorah occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Lorah's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorah. A less common occupation for the Lorah family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Lorah Historical Records

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Lorah Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Lorah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lorah in 1942 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

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