Loving Family History

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Loving Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name Lyfing, Old English Leofing, based on leof ‘dear’. Swedish: apparently an ornamental name formed from the place-name element lov-, meaning unknown, + the suffix -ing (see Arning).

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


Similar surnames: Hoving, Lovings, Levings, Lovick, Lovering, Ling, Gowing, Long

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Loving Family Origin

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Loving Family Occupations

What did your Loving ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Loving occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Loving's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loving. A less common occupation for the Loving family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Loving Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loving Life Expectancy

What is the average Loving lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Loving life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Loving in 1946 was 40, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loving

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loving 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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