Lantis Family History

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Lantis Name Meaning

Variant of Swiss German Landis. Possibly a Germanized or Americanized form of Latvian Lantinš.

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

Similar surnames: Yantis, Antis, Landis, Lanter, Plants, Lints, Laris, Lantzy, Mantia

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Lantis Family Origin

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Lantis Family Occupations

What did your Lantis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lantis family was Herder. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lantis. The most common Lantis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Lantis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farming

  • Herder


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

Lantis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lantis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lantis 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 271 immigration records available for the last name Lantis. 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 682 military records available for the last name Lantis. For the veterans among your Lantis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lantis Life Expectancy

What is the average Lantis lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lantis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lantis in 1957 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lantis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lantis 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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