Laidler Family History

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Laidler Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Laidlaw. Northern English and Scottish: perhaps also an occupational name for a maker of ladles, from an agent derivative of Middle English ladel(e) ‘ladle’.

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

Similar surnames: Ridler, Nadler, Sadler, Bailer, Daigler, Bandler, Kandler, Laidley

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Laidler Family Origin

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Laidler Family Occupations

What did your Laidler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Hand and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laidler. The most common Laidler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Laidler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laidler family was Carpenter-Joiner.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Hand

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter-Joiner


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

Laidler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Laidler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laidler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Laidler. 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 Laidler. For the veterans among your Laidler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laidler Life Expectancy

What is the average Laidler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Laidler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Laidler in 1948 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laidler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laidler 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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