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Where is the Lansing family from?
You can see how Lansing families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lansing family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Lansing families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 141 Lansing families living in New York. This was about 91% of all the recorded Lansing's in USA. New York had the highest population of Lansing families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lansing surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lansing. 15% of Lansing men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Lansing women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lansing were New Worker and Housekeeper. .