Laidig Family History

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Laidig Name Meaning

German: variant of Leidig.

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

Similar surnames: Ladig, Leydig, Ladwig, Leidig, Leiding, Waid, Haid, Redig, Bendig

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Laidig Family Origin

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Laidig Family Occupations

What did your Laidig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laidig. The most common Laidig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 90% of Laidig's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


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

Laidig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 942 census records available for the last name Laidig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laidig 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 198 immigration records available for the last name Laidig. 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 149 military records available for the last name Laidig. For the veterans among your Laidig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laidig Life Expectancy

What is the average Laidig lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Laidig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Laidig in 1957 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laidig 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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