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Landaker Name Meaning

German (Landacker): altered form either of Landegger, a topographic name meaning ‘owner of fields of a certain territory’, or of Landecker, a habitational name from any of several places in Germany and Austria called Landeck (see Landeck). This name was prominent among Salzburg Protestants who settled in East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Landauer, Lander, Mander, Lande, Ladage, Slonaker, Lindner, Laake

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Landaker Family Origin

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Landaker Family Occupations

What did your Landaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Landaker family was House Painter. The most common Landaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Landaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick & Tile Manufacture and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landaker.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Brick & Tile Manufacture

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • House Painter

    6%

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

Landaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Landaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landaker 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 Landaker. 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 Landaker. For the veterans among your Landaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Landaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Landaker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Landaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Landaker in 1963 was 76, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Landaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Landaker 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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