Laessig Family History

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Laessig Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living in or near a wood, from Sorbian, Czech les, Polish las ‘woods’, ‘forest’, or habitational name from a place called Lässig, near Frankfurt-on-Oder, named with this word. nickname meaning ‘tired’ or ‘lazy’, from Middle High German laz ‘slow’.

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


Similar surnames: Haessig, Lesnik, Laski, Hassig, Lesser, Reissig, Lassig, Blessing

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Laessig Family Origin

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Laessig Family Occupations

What did your Laessig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Laessig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Laessig's were Farmers. Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laessig. A less common occupation for the Laessig family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Grocer

    33%
  • Retired Farmer

    33%

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

Laessig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laessig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laessig 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 Laessig. 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 Laessig. For the veterans among your Laessig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laessig Life Expectancy

What is the average Laessig lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Laessig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Laessig in 1966 was 87, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laessig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laessig 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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