Lore Family History

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Lore Name Meaning

French (Loré): habitational name from Loré in Orne. Dutch (de Lore): metonymic occupational name for a rag merchant, from Middle Dutch lore, luere ‘rag’. Hungarian (Lore): from a pet form of the personal name Lorinc (see Lorincz).

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

Similar surnames: Love, Dore, Loge, Lora, Lory, More, Lorge, Flore, Loye, Lord

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Lore Family Origin

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Lore Family Occupations

What did your Lore ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Blice Cordsba Netropabters Police and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lore. 3% of Lore men worked as a Blice Cordsba Netropabters Police and 48% of Lore women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lore were Clerk and Laundry Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Blice Cordsba Netropabters Police
  • Boot shoe Repairer
  • Chef
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Service
  • Hospital Nurse
  • Laundry Hand

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

Lore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Lore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lore 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lore. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lore. For the veterans among your Lore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lore Life Expectancy

What is the average Lore lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lore in 1952 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lore 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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