Lanterman Family History

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Lanterman Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name Lanthar (from land ‘land’ + hari ‘army’) + man ‘man’. habitational name from a farm name near Elberfeld, in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Angerman, Walterman, Lauderman, Waterman, Langerman, Letterman

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Lanterman Family Origin

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Lanterman Family Occupations

What did your Lanterman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lanterman family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanterman. The most common Lanterman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Lanterman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Lanterman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lanterman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanterman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Lanterman. 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 Lanterman. For the veterans among your Lanterman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanterman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanterman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lanterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lanterman in 1955 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanterman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanterman 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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