Landwehr Family History

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Landwehr Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, Lantwer, composed of the elements lant ‘land’ + wer ‘defender’.

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

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Landwehr Family Origin

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Landwehr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Landwehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Landwehr's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landwehr. A less common occupation for the Landwehr family was Keeping House.

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Landwehr Historical Records

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Landwehr Life Expectancy

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