Lanfear Family History

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Lanfear Name Meaning

English (Cornish): habitational name from a place named with Cornish lan ‘church’. In England this surname is now found chiefly in the southern counties of Wiltshire and Hampshire, and Berkshire; it has no doubt moved there from Cornwall.

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


Similar surnames: Lander, Laufer, Ranger, Lanford, Mander, Lande, Lanier, Lazear

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Lanfear Family Origin

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Lanfear Family Occupations

What did your Lanfear ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lanfear family was Laborer. The most common Lanfear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Lanfear's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanfear.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Brick Maker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Lanfear Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lanfear Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanfear lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lanfear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Lanfear in 1953 was 54, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanfear

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanfear 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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