Landsverk Family History

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Landsverk Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 25 farmsteads in Telemark, Buskerud, and Agden called Landsverk, from the genitive of land ‘land’, ‘field’ + verk ‘work’, i.e. clearing or cultivating the land.

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


Similar surnames: Landsberg, Lander, Lande, Landherr, Landberg, Landauer, Landaker

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Landsverk Family Origin

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Landsverk Family Occupations

What did your Landsverk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Lumber Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Landsverk. The most common Landsverk occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Landsverk's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Lumber Dealer

    50%

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

Landsverk Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Landsverk Life Expectancy

What is the average Landsverk lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Landsverk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Landsverk in 1957 was 58, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Landsverk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Landsverk 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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