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Laswell Family History

Laswell Name Meaning
English: unexplained. Possibly an altered form of Lascelles. This name is also found as Lacefield.

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

57,177 Historical Documents with Laswell on Ancestry.com
7,550 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,552 Military Records
203 Immigration Records
6,527 Census and Voter Lists
41,345 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Laswell Families

  • Number of Laswell families
     19 - 35
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Laswell families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Laswell families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Laswell census records

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Laswell Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Laswell families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Laswell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Laswell 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 Laswell

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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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Laswell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Laswell census records

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Laswell Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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