Lorang Family History

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Lorang Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Lor(r)ain, Lorein(g), regional names for someone from Lorraine, or possibly of French Laurent or Lorain, a metonymic occupational name for a saddler, derived from Old French lorain ‘tackle’, ‘harness’.

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


Similar surnames: Loring, Morant, Loranger, Morang, Sprang, Koran, Lorig, Goring, Lang

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Lorang Family Origin

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Lorang Family Occupations

What did your Lorang ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lorang family was Works For City Scavenger. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lorang. The most common Lorang occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lorang's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works For City Scavenger

    25%

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

Lorang Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lorang Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorang lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lorang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Lorang in 1956 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorang

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorang 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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