Loring Family History

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Loring Name Meaning

English: ethnic name from Old French Lohereng ‘man from Lorraine’ (see Lorraine).

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


Similar surnames: Lorang, Loving, Goring, Moring, Gowing, Spring, Bowring, Lovings

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Loring Family Origin

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Loring Family Occupations

What did your Loring ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loring family was Lawyer. The most common Loring occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Loring's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loring.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Lawyer

    2%

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

Loring Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Loring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loring census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Loring

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Loring. 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 Loring. For the veterans among your Loring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loring Life Expectancy

What is the average Loring lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Loring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Loring in 1945 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loring 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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