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Lainez Name Meaning

Spanish (Laínez): patronymic from the personal name Laín (see Lain ). This surname is most common in Central America.

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


Similar surnames: Yanez, Baines, Lantz, Raine, Lintz, Hainer, Laine, Laier, Mainer

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Where is the Lainez family from?

You can see how Lainez families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lainez family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Lainez families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 3 Lainez families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Lainez's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Lainez families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lainez surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lainez ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Lainez. 100% of Lainez men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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What Lainez family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 278 census records available for the last name Lainez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lainez census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 448 immigration records available for the last name Lainez. 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 Cards

There are 40 military records available for the last name Lainez. For the veterans among your Lainez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lainez lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lainez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lainez in 1961 was 42, and 60 in 2004.

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