Lorenz Family History

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Lorenz Name Meaning

German, Dutch, Spanish (northern Spain), Jewish: from a vernacular form (German Laurenz, Dutch Laurens, Catalan Lorenç) of the Latin personal name Laurentius (see Lawrence). As a Jewish surname, it is probably an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Ashkenazic names.

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


Similar surnames: Lorenc, Lorenzo, Lorenzi, Loren, Toren, Llorens, Loden, Moren, Koren

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Lorenz Family Origin

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Lorenz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lorenz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lorenz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lorenz family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorenz.

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Lorenz Historical Records

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Lorenz Life Expectancy

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