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Lorts Name Meaning

Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Lorenz.

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


Similar surnames: Lortz, Loris, Dort, Cords, Harts, Boris, North, Lora, Lotto, Lontz

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Lorts Family Origin

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Lorts Family Occupations

What did your Lorts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lorts. The most common Lorts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Lorts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lorts family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    78%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Lorts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lorts Life Expectancy

What is the average Lorts lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lorts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lorts in 1963 was 79, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lorts 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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