Lair Family History

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Lair Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Lehr or Löhr (see Loehr).

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


Similar surnames: Lail, Bair, Pair, Lahr, Laier, Laur, Lain, Plair, Lais, Laib

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Lair Family Origin

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Lair Family Occupations

What did your Lair ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lair family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lair. The most common Lair occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lair's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Lair | Data not to scale

Lair Historical Records

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Lair Life Expectancy

What is the average Lair lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lair 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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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Lair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lair in 1947 was 30, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lair

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