Lail Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Lehl or Loehl. In either case, the name is a spelling variant of Lehle or Löhle, pet forms of the personal name Leonhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Lais, Fail, Nail, Lai, Lair, Cain, Bail, Lal, Gail, Vail

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Lail Family Origin

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Lail Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lail. A less common occupation for the Lail family was Farm Hand. The most common Lail occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Lail's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Farm Hand

    2%

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Lail Historical Records

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Lail Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Lail life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Lail in 1942 was 19, and 69 in 2004.

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