Lore Name Meaning

French (Loré): habitational name from Loré in Orne. Dutch (de Lore): metonymic occupational name for a rag merchant, from Middle Dutch lore, luere ‘rag’. Hungarian (Lore): from a pet form of the personal name Lorinc (see Lorincz).

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

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Lore Family Origin

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Lore Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Oysterman

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

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Lore Historical Records

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Lore Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Lore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lore in 1952 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lore

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