Langa Family History

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Langa Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name for someone from one of the places called Langa in Ávila, Soria, and in particular Zaragoza provinces. Variant of German Lange. .

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


Similar surnames: Landa, Lang, Wang, Lange, Lango, Linda, Lapa, Lane, Lanza, Lana

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Langa Family Origin

Where is the Langa family from?

Langa Family Occupations

What did your Langa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Langa. 7% of Langa men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Langa women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Langa were Bartender and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    7%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Bartender
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Salesgirl
    6%
  • Saleslady
    6%

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

Langa Historical Records

What Langa family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Langa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langa 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 957 immigration records available for the last name Langa. 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 346 military records available for the last name Langa. For the veterans among your Langa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langa Life Expectancy

What is the average Langa lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Langa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Langa in 1961 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langa 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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