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Lascelles Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from one of the large number of places in northern France called Celle Celles Lacelle Leschelle or Lachelle all from French celle ‘hermitage’ and at different times occurring both with and without the plural -s. Variant of Lacelle 1 a surname of French origin.

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


Similar surnames: Lacelle, Lasell, Lavelle, Shelley, Speller, Laswell, Lassalle

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Where is the Lascelles family from?

You can see how Lascelles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lascelles family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Lascelles families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 13 Lascelles families living in New York. This was about 52% of all the recorded Lascelles's in USA. New York had the highest population of Lascelles families in 1880.
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What did your Lascelles ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Lascelles. 67% of Lascelles men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Opprater
    34%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lascelles. 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 Cards

There are 836 military records available for the last name Lascelles. For the veterans among your Lascelles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lascelles lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lascelles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Lascelles in 1953 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

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