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Laidley Family Origin

Where is the Laidley family from?

Laidley Family Occupations

What did your Laidley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Laidley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Laidley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laidley family was Bill Poster. Farmer, Lawyer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laidley.

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  • Farmer

  • Lawyer

  • Laborer

  • Bill Poster


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

Laidley Historical Records

What Laidley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Laidley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laidley 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 Laidley. 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 Laidley. For the veterans among your Laidley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laidley Life Expectancy

What is the average Laidley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Laidley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Laidley in 1962 was 84, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laidley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laidley 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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