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Lawhon Family History

Lawhon Name Meaning
Northern Irish: variant of Lawhorn.

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

53,915 Historical Documents with Lawhon on Ancestry.com
12,621 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,571 Military Records
163 Immigration Records
6,896 Census and Voter Lists
31,664 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lawhon Families

  • Number of Lawhon families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lawhon families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lawhon last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lawhon census records

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Lawhon 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 Lawhon families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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

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Lawhon Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Lawhon 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 Lawhon

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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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Lawhon Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lawhon census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Lawhon ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Lawhon 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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