Lad Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Vania) name, which is said to be from Sanskrit la?ta, denoting an area of southern Gujarat. Indian (Maharashtra): Hindu (Brahman, Maratha) name, possibly of the same origin as the Gujarati name. The Marathas have a clan called Lad.

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


Similar surnames: Lal, Lai, Lau, Land, Lax, Flad, Lada, Lu, Mand, Lio

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Lad Family Origin

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Lad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, the most common Lad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lad's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lad. A less common occupation for the Lad family was Carpenter.

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Lad Historical Records

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Lad Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Lad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lad in 1966 was 77, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lad

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