Lansaw Family History

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Lansaw Name Meaning

Apparently of English, Scottish or Irish origin, but unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Landay, Lanman, Lass, Ranshaw, Hanshaw, Lannan, Lanham, Lassa, Langan

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Lansaw Family Origin

Where is the Lansaw family from?

Lansaw Family Occupations

What did your Lansaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lansaw. The most common Lansaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lansaw's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lansaw family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand


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

Lansaw Historical Records

What Lansaw family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 809 census records available for the last name Lansaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lansaw 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Lansaw. 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 139 military records available for the last name Lansaw. For the veterans among your Lansaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lansaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Lansaw lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Lansaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lansaw in 1965 was 88, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lansaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lansaw 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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