Laing Family History

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Laing Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Lang.

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


Similar surnames: Laine, Lang, Lain, Laning, Layng, Cain, Flaming, Haning, Going, Kain

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Laing Family Origin

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Laing Family Occupations

What did your Laing ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Laing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Laing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laing family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laing.

Source: Census data for Laing | Data not to scale

Laing Historical Records

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Laing Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Laing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Laing in 1943 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laing

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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