Lasley Family History

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Lasley Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Leslie.

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

Similar surnames: Lesley, Pasley, Hasley, Lapsley, Laskey, Lassley, Lasky, Lacey

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Lasley Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lasley name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lasley. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


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Lasley Family Origin

Where is the Lasley family from?

Lasley Family Occupations

What did your Lasley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lasley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Lasley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lasley family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lasley.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Lasley Historical Records

What Lasley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Lasley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lasley 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 705 immigration records available for the last name Lasley. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lasley. For the veterans among your Lasley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lasley Life Expectancy

What is the average Lasley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lasley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lasley in 1945 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lasley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lasley 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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