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Layana Family History

Layana Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Lagana, Laban, Lapan, Payan, Layland, Lalani, Arana, Lamanna, Lalama

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Where is the Layana family from?

You can see how Layana families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Layana family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Layana family living in California. This was about 33% of all the recorded Layana's in USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Layana families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Layana surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Layana ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Layana ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 129 census records available for the last name Layana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Layana census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 52 immigration records available for the last name Layana. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Layana. For the veterans among your Layana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Layana lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Layana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Layana in 1964 was 73, and 90 in 2003.

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