Lais Name Meaning

perhaps a nickname from a variant of Middle High German linse ‘gentle’, ‘forbearing’. alternatively, from a short form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas). This name is found chiefly in MN.

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

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Lais Family Origin

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Lais Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brewer

    7%
  • Grocery Keeper

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lais. A less common occupation for the Lais family was Grocery Keeper. The most common Lais occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Lais's were Farmers.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Lais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lais in 1957 was 46, and 51 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lais

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