Lanman Family History

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Lanman Name Meaning

English (Welsh borders): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Larman, Langman, Lagman, Lansaw, Landon, Layman, Tarman, Denman

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Lanman Family Origin

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Lanman Family Occupations

What did your Lanman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lanman family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanman. The most common Lanman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Lanman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Keeps House

    3%

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

Lanman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lanman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanman 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 Lanman

Passenger List

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

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Lanman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lanman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lanman in 1956 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanman 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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