Lords Family History

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Lords Name Meaning

Presumably a variant of English or Irish Lord.

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


Similar surnames: Lord, Cords, Works, Cordes, Moris, Goods, Lands, Mores, Hord, Swords

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Lords Family Origin

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Lords Family Occupations

What did your Lords ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lords family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lords. The most common Lords occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Lords's were Farmers.

View Census data for Lords | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Lords Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lords Life Expectancy

What is the average Lords lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lords life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Lords in 1945 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lords

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lords 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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