Larter Family History

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Larter Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): unexplained. There is a Larter Farm in Norfolk, but whether the place name gave rise to the surname or vice versa is not clear.

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


Similar surnames: Larmer, Arter, Laster, Carter, Latter, Lauter, Farmer, Tarte, Easter

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Larter Family Origin

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Larter Family Occupations

What did your Larter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Larter family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper Coal Co. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larter. The most common Larter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Larter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Bookkeeper Coal Co.

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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

Larter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Larter Life Expectancy

What is the average Larter lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Larter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Larter in 1962 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larter 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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