Lory Name Meaning

Northern English, Scottish, and Irish: from a pet form of Lawrence. Compare Lowry. South German and Swiss (also Löry): from a pet form of the personal name Lorenz. French: habitational name from either of two villages called Lory, in Loir-et-Cher and Lot, or from Lorry in Moselle.

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

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Lory Family Origin

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Lory Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lory occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Lory's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lory. A less common occupation for the Lory family was Carpenter.

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Lory Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lory life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Lory in 1962 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lory

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