Lardner Family History

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Lardner Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a servant in charge of a larder or storeroom for provisions, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English lardiner, an altered form of Anglo-Norman French larder (Late Latin lardarium, a derivative of lar(i)dum ‘bacon fat’). According to Reaney, the name Lard(i)ner was also given to a servant who oversaw the pannage of hogs in the forest.

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


Similar surnames: Garner, Ladner, Mariner, Cordner, Harder, Carder, Lerner, Lander

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Lardner Family Origin

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Lardner Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lardner family was Stone Cutter. Farmer, Keeping House and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lardner. The most common Lardner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Lardner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Dress Maker

    7%
  • Stone Cutter

    7%

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Lardner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Lardner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lardner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lardner. 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 Lardner. For the veterans among your Lardner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lardner Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lardner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Lardner in 1948 was 39, and 63 in 2004.

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