Landgren Family History

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Landgren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements land ‘land’ + gren ‘branch’.

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


Similar surnames: Lindgren, Lundgren, Sandgren, Landen, Sundgren, Lofgren, Malmgren

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Landgren Family Origin

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Landgren Family Occupations

What did your Landgren ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Landgren. 13% of Landgren men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Landgren women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Landgren were Machinist and Chambermaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Machinist
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    9%
  • Nurse
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Chambermaid
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Landgren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Landgren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landgren 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Landgren. 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 529 military records available for the last name Landgren. For the veterans among your Landgren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Landgren Life Expectancy

What is the average Landgren lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Landgren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Landgren in 1961 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

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