Laich Family History

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Laich Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from lai, a secondary form of Old High German loh, Middle High German loch ‘leafy woodland’, ‘former wooded area’.

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

Similar surnames: Larch, Lasch, Blaich, Masch, Pach, Latch, Licht, Lach, Karch, Rauch

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Laich Family Origin

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Laich Family Occupations

What did your Laich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Laich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Laich's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laich family was Scroll Sawyer. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laich.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Scroll Sawyer


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

Laich Historical Records

What Laich family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Laich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laich 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 306 immigration records available for the last name Laich. 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 414 military records available for the last name Laich. For the veterans among your Laich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laich Life Expectancy

What is the average Laich lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Laich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Laich in 1965 was 63, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laich 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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