Loughrey Family History

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Loughrey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luachra ‘descendant of Luachra’, a personal name derived from luachair ‘light’. The name is often translated, Rush from a Gaelic homonym, luachair meaning ‘rush’.

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


Similar surnames: Loughney, Loughran, Lough, Dougher, Haughney, Haughey, Caughey

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Loughrey Family Origin

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Loughrey Family Occupations

What did your Loughrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loughrey. A less common occupation for the Loughrey family was Miner. The most common Loughrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Loughrey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miner

    7%

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

Loughrey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loughrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Loughrey lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Loughrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Loughrey in 1958 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loughrey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loughrey 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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