Lorey Name Meaning

Variant of English Lory. German: pet form of the Germanic personal name Chloderich, formed with (h)lut ‘clear’ + rih ‘powerful’, ‘rich’ (see Lorig).

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


Similar surnames: Lory, Morey, Corey, Florey, Lore, Lorek, Lowrey, Loren, Robey, Boley

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Lorey Family Origin

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Lorey Family Occupations

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  • Genl Laborer

    25%
  • House Painter

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Retired Coffee House Keeper

    25%

In 1881, Genl Laborer, House Painter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lorey. The most common Lorey occupation in the UK was Genl Laborer. 25% of Lorey's were Genl Laborers. A less common occupation for the Lorey family was Retired Coffee House Keeper.

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Lorey Historical Records

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Lorey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Lorey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lorey in 1955 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lorey

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