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Lansing Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Lans (Germanic Lanzo). English: habitational name from Lancing in West Sussex, so named from an Old English personal name Wlanc + -ingas ‘family or followers of’.

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


Similar surnames: Lanning, Lanting, Hassing, Lensing, Jansing, Canning, Rensing, Landin

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Lansing Family Origin

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Lansing Family Occupations

What did your Lansing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lansing. The most common Lansing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Lansing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lansing family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Cooper

    3%

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Lansing Historical Records

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

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Lansing Life Expectancy

What is the average Lansing lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Lansing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lansing in 1944 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lansing 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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