Loyer Family History

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Loyer Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a keeper of geese, oier. Dutch ((de) Loyer): occupational name for a tanner, Dutch looier.

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


Similar surnames: Loye, Layer, Goyer, Royer, Loder, Lober, Coyer, Bloyer, Noyer, Voyer

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Loyer Family Origin

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Loyer Family Occupations

What did your Loyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loyer. The most common Loyer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Loyer's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Loyer family was Artist.

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  • Laborer

    35%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Artist

    4%

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

Loyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Loyer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Loyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Loyer in 1956 was 74, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loyer 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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