Lanum Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Lanham (see Langham).

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


Similar surnames: Lazur, Lahue, Lanz, Baum, Linam, Lum, Bynum, Farnum, Lands, Laqua

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Lanum Family Origin

Where is the Lanum family from?

SHOW MORE

Lanum Family Occupations

What did your Lanum ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, the most common Lanum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Lanum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lanum family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanum.

Source: Census data for Lanum | Data not to scale

Lanum Historical Records

What Lanum family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Lanum

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Lanum Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanum lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanum 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1947 and 2003, Lanum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Lanum in 1947 was 45, and 60 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanum

Famous Lanum Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name