Laroy Name Meaning

Canadian and New England form of French Leroy, with the generalized use of the feminine definite article in place of the masculine that is characteristic of this region. This name is sometimes translated as King.

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


Similar surnames: Leroy, Lary, Lafoy, Troy, Larue, Larry, Lagoy, Laroe, Lardy, Lacoy

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Laroy Family Origin

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Laroy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Attends Dock

    7%
  • Brick Mason

    7%
  • Dress Making

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Attends Dock and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laroy. A less common occupation for the Laroy family was Dress Making. The most common Laroy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Laroy's were Farmers.

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Laroy Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2003, Laroy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Laroy in 1944 was 65, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laroy

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