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Lashmit Family History

Lashmit Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Delashmit, Hashmi, Hashim, Last, Rashid, Ashman, Lachman, Laski

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Where is the Lashmit family from?

You can see how Lashmit families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lashmit family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Lashmit families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Lashmit families living in North Carolina. This was 100% of all the recorded Lashmit's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Lashmit families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lashmit surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lashmit ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Lashmit. 64% of Lashmit 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
    64%
  • Mechanic
    19%
  • Owner
    19%
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Census Records

There are 557 census records available for the last name Lashmit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lashmit census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Lashmit. 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 217 military records available for the last name Lashmit. For the veterans among your Lashmit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lashmit lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Lashmit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lashmit in 1964 was 73, and 83 in 2004.

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