Lurie Family History

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Lurie Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Lowrie. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Loria.

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

Similar surnames: Lourie, Luria, Durie, Urie, Murie, Duris, Laurie, Eure, Murrie, Lui

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Lurie Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lurie name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lurie. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • European Jewish


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Lurie Family Origin

Where is the Lurie family from?

Lurie Family Occupations

What did your Lurie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lurie occupation in the UK was Master Butcher. 100% of Lurie's were Master Butchers.

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  • Master Butcher


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lurie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lurie Historical Records

What Lurie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lurie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lurie 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Lurie. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lurie. For the veterans among your Lurie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lurie Life Expectancy

What is the average Lurie lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lurie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lurie in 1951 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lurie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lurie 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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