Landay Family History

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Landay Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lanman, Landry, Candy, Landon, Lander, Andal, Sandy, Land, Sandry

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Landay Family Origin

Where is the Landay family from?

Landay Family Occupations

What did your Landay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Landay occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Landay's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Landay. A less common occupation for the Landay family was Foreman At Gristmill.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Butcher

    25%
  • Foreman At Gristmill

    25%

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

Landay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Landay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landay 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 Landay

Passenger List

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

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Landay Life Expectancy

What is the average Landay lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Landay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Landay in 1964 was 74, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Landay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Landay 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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