Later Name Meaning

Dutch (de Later): occupational name for a physician or surgeon, from (bloed)later ‘(blood)letter’.

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

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Later Family Origin

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Later Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    5%

In 1880, the most common Later occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Later's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Later family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Later.

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Later Historical Records

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Later Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Later life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Later in 1962 was 72, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Later

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