Loré History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The origins the old family name Loré can be found within medieval France. While the patronymic and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the name of the father and mother respectively, are the most common form of a hereditary surname in France, occupational surnames also emerged during the late Middle Ages. Many people, such as the Loré family, adopted the name of their occupation as their surname. However, an occupational name did not become a hereditary surname until the office or type of employment became hereditary. The surname Loré was an occupational name for a person who worked at a granary. The name translates literally from the Old French as of the granary.

Early Origins of the Loré family

The surname Loré was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie) in northern France, where the family took their name from Delor, a village in the department of Aisne, in the district of Neufchâtel.

Early History of the Loré family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Loré research. Another 72 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1665 and 1785 are included under the topic Early Loré History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Loré Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Delor, De Lor, Delore, Delaur, De Laur, Delaure, Deloret, De Loret, Delauret, De Lauret, Delorey, De Lorey, Delaurey, De Laurey, Loré, Lorée, L'Orée, Laur, Laure, Lauré, Laurée, Loret, Lauret, Lorey, Laurey, Loreillard, Laureillard, Loreilleux, Laureilleux, Loriet, Lauriet, Loriey, Lauriey, Deloriet, Delauriet, Deloriey, Delauriey, Deslor, Délor, Deslaur, Délaur, Desloret, Déloret, Deslauret, Délauret, Deslorey, Délorey, Deslaurey, Délaurey, Desloriet, Déloriet, Deslauriet, Délauriet, Desloriey, Déloriey, Deslauriey and many more.

Early Notables of the Loré family (pre 1700)

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Loré Ranking

In the United States, the name Loré is the 8,909th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]

United States Loré migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Loré Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
  • William Lore, who landed in Maryland in 1658 [2]
  • George Lore, who landed in Virginia in 1666 [2]
Loré Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Godhart Lore, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1744 [2]

Australia Loré migration to Australia +

Emigration to Australia followed the First Fleets of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:

Loré Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
  • Mr. John Lore who was convicted in Glasgow, Scotland for 15 years, transported aboard the "Clara" on 19th March 1857, arriving in Western Australia, Australia [3]
  • Mr. Henry Lore, (b. 1839), aged 19, Cornish farm labourer departing from Plymouth aboard the ship "Fitzjames" arriving in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on 28th July 1858 [4]

Contemporary Notables of the name Loré (post 1700) +

  • Vincent LoRe Jr., American politician, Mayor of Bayonne, New Jersey, 2007 [5]
  • Stan Lore, American Democratic Party politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952 [5]
  • Richard Lore, American politician, Member of New Jersey State House of Assembly from Cumberland County, 1848-49 [5]
  • Marvin E. Lore, American Democratic Party politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1956 [5]
  • Ludwig Lore, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1916, 1924 [5]
  • Janice LoRe, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000 [5]
  • G. Thomas LoRe, American Democratic Party politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Kings County 23rd District, 1935-37 [5]
  • Elmer E. Lore, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940; Presidential Elector for California, 1940 [5]
  • Charles Brown Lore (1831-1911), American Democratic Party politician, Delaware State Attorney General, 1869-74; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1883-87; Justice of Delaware State Supreme Court, 1893-1909 [5]
  • Anne Lore Eckstein (b. 1955), former Australian politician

Monongah Mine
  • Mr. Frank Lore (b. 1887), Italian coal miner who was in mine 8 at the Monongah mine on 6th December 1907 when it exploded and collapsed; he died [6]

  1. ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
  2. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  3. ^ Convict Records of Australia (Retrieved 11th February 2021, retrieved from https://convictrecords.com.au/ships/clara)
  4. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 3rd May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1850_59.pdf
  5. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  6. ^ Monongah Mining Disaster retrieved on 8th August 2021. (Retrieved fromhttps://usminedisasters.miningquiz.com/saxsewell/monongah.htm).

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