Langwell Family History

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Langwell Name Meaning

English (rare; mainly northeastern): variant of Longwell.

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


Similar surnames: Longwell, Lansdell, Lasswell, Banwell, Langell, Lacewell, Manwell

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Langwell Family Origin

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Langwell Family Occupations

What did your Langwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langwell. The most common Langwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Langwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Langwell family was Brakeman Rr.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Teamster

    8%
  • Brakeman Rr

    4%

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

Langwell Historical Records

What Langwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Langwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langwell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Langwell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Langwell. 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 Langwell. For the veterans among your Langwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Langwell lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Langwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Langwell in 1961 was 61, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langwell 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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