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Laurel Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived by a laurel tree, Spanish laurel (Latin laurus), or a habitational name from Laurel in the Canary Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Laur, Laura, Lauro, Lauper, Laurie, Lare, Lauter, Lauser, Laufer

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Laurel Family Origin

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Laurel Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Laurel occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 100% of Laurel's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Laurel Historical Records

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Laurel Life Expectancy

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