Langin Family History

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Langin Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Langan. French (Burgundy): nickname for a cunning, crafty man, from Old French engin ‘cunning’, ‘deftness’, with the definite article l’.

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

Similar surnames: Mangin, Langevin, Lappin, Lannin, Vangen, Largin, Hagin, Lannon

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Langin Family Origin

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Langin Family Occupations

What did your Langin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Langin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Langin's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langin. A less common occupation for the Langin family was At Home.

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  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer

  • At Home


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

Langin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Langin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langin 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 532 immigration records available for the last name Langin. 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 778 military records available for the last name Langin. For the veterans among your Langin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langin Life Expectancy

What is the average Langin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Langin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Langin in 1953 was 77, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langin 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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