Lorey Name Meaning

Variant of English Lory. German: pet form of the Germanic personal name Chloderich, formed with (h)lut ‘clear’ + rih ‘powerful’, ‘rich’ (see Lorig).

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

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Lorey Family Origin

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Lorey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Wagon Maker

    4%
  • Banking

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorey. A less common occupation for the Lorey family was Banking. The most common Lorey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Lorey's were Farmers.

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Lorey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Lorey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lorey in 1955 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorey

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