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Laurence Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lawrence. French: from the female personal name Laurence, a feminine equivalent of Lawrence.

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


Similar surnames: Lawrence, Laurance, Laurens, Laurent, Laurenzo, Lawrance, Laurin

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Laurence Family Origin

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Laurence Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laurence. A less common occupation for the Laurence family was Farmer. The most common Laurence occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Laurence's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Laurence Historical Records

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Laurence Life Expectancy

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