Lohse Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Lohse Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places called Loose, or from places called Loosen or Lohsa (see Loos). German: short form of the personal name Nikolaus, the German form of Nicholas.

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

Similar surnames: Lose, Dohse, Loose, Lause, Yohe, Bohle, Ose, Gohde, Fosse, Leise

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Lohse Family Origin

Where is the Lohse family from?

Lohse Family Occupations

What did your Lohse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Sheet Metal Worker (aircraft) and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lohse. 25% of Lohse men worked as a Sheet Metal Worker (aircraft) and 25% of Lohse women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lohse were Carpenter and Nurse

View Census data for Lohse | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Sheet Metal Worker (aircraft)
  • A Smiths Hammerman
  • Aircraft Riveter
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Nurse

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

Lohse Historical Records

What Lohse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Lohse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lohse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Lohse

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Lohse. 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.

View all Lohse immigration records

Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Lohse. For the veterans among your Lohse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Lohse military records

You've only scratched the surface of Lohse family history.

Lohse Life Expectancy

What is the average Lohse lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Lohse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lohse in 1954 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lohse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lohse 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.

Famous Lohse Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name