Lanham Family History

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Lanham Name Meaning

English (Suffolk and Essex): variant of Langham.

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


Similar surnames: Langham, Lapham, Canham, Farnham, Laham, Leatham, Lathan, Barham

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Lanham Family Origin

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Lanham Family Occupations

What did your Lanham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lanham family was Laborer. The most common Lanham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Lanham's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanham.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Lanham Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Lanham ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Lanham Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanham lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Lanham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lanham in 1942 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanham 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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