Langness Family History

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Langness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Langnes, from lang ‘long’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘point’.

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


Similar surnames: Sandness, Wangsness, Langseth, Garness, Langner, Van Ness, Rogness

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Langness Family Origin

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Langness Family Occupations

What did your Langness ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Restaurant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Langness. The most common Langness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Langness's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Langness family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Restaurant

    25%
  • Retired Farmer

    25%

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

Langness Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Langness Life Expectancy

What is the average Langness lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Langness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Langness in 1956 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langness

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langness 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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