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Where is the Landis family from?
You can see how Landis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Landis family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Landis families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 227 Landis families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 78% of all the recorded Landis's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Landis families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Landis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Landis. 15% of Landis men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Landis women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Landis were Truck Driver and Stenographer.