Landefeld Family History

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Landefeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Hesse.

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

Similar surnames: Manderfeld, Langenfeld, Langfield, Sandersfeld, Landsberg, Hausfeld

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Landefeld Family Origin

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Landefeld Family Occupations

What did your Landefeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Landefeld occupation in the USA was Cabinet Mkr. 33% of Landefeld's were Cabinet Mkrs. A less common occupation for the Landefeld family was Shoemaker. Cabinet Mkr and Merchant Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Landefeld.

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  • Cabinet Mkr

  • Merchant Tailor

  • Shoemaker


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

Landefeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Landefeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landefeld 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Landefeld. 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 279 military records available for the last name Landefeld. For the veterans among your Landefeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Landefeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Landefeld lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Landefeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Landefeld in 1964 was 64, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Landefeld

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Landefeld 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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