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Lanzer Family History

Lanzer Name Meaning
German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lanz or Lanze.

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

14,208 Historical Documents with Lanzer on Ancestry.com
6,184 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
808 Military Records
529 Immigration Records
2,934 Census and Voter Lists
3,753 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lanzer Families

  • Number of Lanzer families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lanzer families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lanzer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lanzer census records

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Lanzer Family Origin

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Lanzer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Lanzer families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Lanzer

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Lanzer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lanzer census records

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Lanzer Civil War Service Records

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