Lorentz Family History

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Lorentz Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant spelling of Lorenz.

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


Similar surnames: Loretz, Lorenz, Arentz, Lontz, Lohrenz, Lortz, Krentz, Moretz, Lentz

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Lorentz Family Origin

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Lorentz Family Occupations

What did your Lorentz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorentz. The most common Lorentz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Lorentz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lorentz family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Lorentz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lorentz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorentz lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lorentz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lorentz in 1949 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorentz 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.

Famous Lorentz Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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