Laurain Family History

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Laurain Name Meaning

from a diminutive or pet form of Laur 1 and 2. variant spelling of Lorrain.

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

Similar surnames: Laurin, Larkin, Murrin, Lorrain, Lauman, Markin, Laursen, Laurino

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Laurain Family Origin

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Laurain Family Occupations

What did your Laurain ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic Service was the top reported job for people in the UK named Laurain. 34% of Laurain women worked as a Domestic Service

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Service
  • Household Duties
  • Ladies Help

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laurain Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Laurain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laurain 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 199 immigration records available for the last name Laurain. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 229 military records available for the last name Laurain. For the veterans among your Laurain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laurain Life Expectancy

What is the average Laurain lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Laurain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Laurain in 1959 was 50, and 68 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laurain 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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