Lakner Family History

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Lakner Name Meaning

Germanized form of Slovenian Lokar, a topographic name for a person who lived by a water meadow, from an agent derivative of loka ‘water meadow’, phonetically Germanized as Lack or Lacke. This is also found as a Swiss family name.

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


Similar surnames: Kasner, Ladner, Lander, Laker, Lake, Lardner, Wanner, Laufer, Hafner

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Lakner Family Origin

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Lakner Family Occupations

What did your Lakner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lakner occupation in the USA was St Car Driver. 100% of Lakner's were St Car Drivers.

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  • St Car Driver

    100%

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Lakner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lakner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lakner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lakner. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lakner. For the veterans among your Lakner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lakner Life Expectancy

What is the average Lakner lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Lakner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lakner in 1961 was 48, and 77 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lakner 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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