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Lackland Name Meaning

English: in all probability an English variant of Scottish Lachlan (see McLachlan), altered through folk etymology. However, Black cites one John sine terra (c. 1180–1214), suggesting that the surname could have arisen quite literally as a nickname for a man with no land.

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


Similar surnames: Ackland, Langland, Kirkland, Harland, Buckland, Oakland, Layland

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Lackland Family Origin

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Lackland Family Occupations

What did your Lackland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lackland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Lackland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lackland family was Brick Mason. Farmer, Banker and Atty At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lackland.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Banker

    7%
  • Atty At Law

    3%
  • Brick Mason

    3%

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

Lackland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lackland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lackland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lackland. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lackland. For the veterans among your Lackland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lackland Life Expectancy

What is the average Lackland lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Lackland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lackland in 1965 was 84, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lackland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lackland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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