Lans Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Swedish: from the personal name Lans, a short form of Lambrecht (see Lambert).

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


Similar surnames: Jans, Hans, Lins, Lann, Lais, Lang, Lano, Jank, Laas, Laws

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Lans Family Origin

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Lans Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Clerk Grocery Store

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lans family was Engineer. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lans. The most common Lans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Lans's were Farmers.

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Lans Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Lans in 1962 was 62, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lans

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