Loring Family History

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Loring Name Meaning

English: ethnic name from Old French Lohereng ‘man from Lorraine’ (see Lorraine).

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

Similar surnames: Lorang, Loving, Goring, Moring, Gowing, Spring, Bowring, Lovings

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Loring Family Origin

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Loring Family Occupations

What did your Loring ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Worker Hewer Below Gro (heavy Worker) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Loring. 4% of Loring men worked as a Colliery Worker Hewer Below Gro (heavy Worker) and 42% of Loring women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Loring were Aircraft Sprayer and Unpd Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Worker Hewer Below Gro (heavy Worker)
  • Plumber
  • Acetylene Welder Heating Eng
  • Aircraft Sprayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpd Domestic Duties

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

Loring Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Loring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loring 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Loring. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Loring. For the veterans among your Loring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loring Life Expectancy

What is the average Loring lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Loring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Loring in 1945 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loring 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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