Lanius Family History

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Lanius Name Meaning

Dutch: Latinized form of the occupational name De Vleeschauwer ‘the butcher’.

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


Similar surnames: Lenius, Lucius, Banis, Hanus, Lanier, Lans, Danis, Janis, Manis

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Lanius Family Origin

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Lanius Family Occupations

What did your Lanius ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lanius family was Attorney At Law. The most common Lanius occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Lanius's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanius.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Attorney At Law

    3%

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

Lanius Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lanius Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanius lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lanius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Lanius in 1950 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanius 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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