Lorge Name Meaning

French: from l’orge ‘the barley’, a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of barley, or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by a sign depicting barley.

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

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Lorge Family Origin

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Lorge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Dressmaker

    10%

In 1880, the most common Lorge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lorge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lorge family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorge.

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Lorge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Lorge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lorge in 1958 was 51, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorge

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