Lorenson Family History

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Lorenson Name Meaning

Scandinavian: variant of Danish Lorensen or its Swedish cognate Lorentson.

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


Similar surnames: Sorenson, Hogenson, Arnson, Mortenson, Hokenson, Jorgenson, Lorentson

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Lorenson Family Origin

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Lorenson Family Occupations

What did your Lorenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lorenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lorenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Dress Maker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorenson. A less common occupation for the Lorenson family was Grocer + Saloon.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Dress Maker

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Grocer + Saloon

    10%

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

Lorenson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lorenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorenson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lorenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lorenson in 1962 was 84, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorenson 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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