Lauri Family History

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Lauri Name Meaning

Italian: from a patronymic or plural form of the personal name Lauro. Finnish: from the personal name Lauri, vernacular form of Latin Laurentius (see Lawrence). In America, it may be a shortened form of Laurila.

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

Similar surnames: Mauri, Laurin, Laura, Lau, Lauro, Laur, Kari, Laurie, Turi, Mauro

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Lauri Family Origin

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Lauri Family Occupations

What did your Lauri ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lauri. 47% of Lauri men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Lauri women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lauri were None and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • New Worker
  • None

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Packer
  • Presser
  • Clerk

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

Lauri Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lauri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauri 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lauri. 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 371 military records available for the last name Lauri. For the veterans among your Lauri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauri Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauri lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lauri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lauri in 1962 was 78, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauri 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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