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Origins of the Laurens surname

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About the Laurenses

We have a total number of 2208 records for people with the last name Laurens.

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Where do most Laurenses live?

In 1921, most Laurenses lived in .


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Interesting facts about Laurenses

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,870 records for the Laurens surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Laurenses most likely to marry?

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Janses

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What are the most common Laurens first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Laurens family members

Common jobs for Laurenses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Laurenses in 1921
Dressmaker

26

Tailoress

15

Farmers Wife

12

Dress Maker

11

Milliner

10

Common Male occupations for Laurenses in 1921
Farmer

41

Carpenter

17

Plasterer

13

Agricultural Labourer

8

Fireman

8

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