Laman Family History

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Laman Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of Dutch Leeman.

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


Similar surnames: Leman, Claman, Laban, Daman, Lamar, Lauman, Layman, Kaman, Lamon

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Laman Family Origin

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Laman Family Occupations

What did your Laman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Laman family was Keeping House. The most common Laman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Laman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laman.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Cooper

    3%
  • Keeping House

    2%

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

Laman Historical Records

What Laman family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Laman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Laman. 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 Laman. For the veterans among your Laman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laman Life Expectancy

What is the average Laman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Laman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Laman in 1962 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laman 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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