Laton Family History

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Laton Name Meaning

Polish (Laton): nickname from a derivative of Lato ‘summer’. Dutch and Belgian: habitational name from Latem in Brabant, St-Maria-Latem, or St-Martens-Latem; or from Lathum in Gelderland.

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

Similar surnames: Lato, Latos, Lason, Malon, Eaton, Ligon, Layton, Laxton, Luton, Caton

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Laton Family Origin

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Laton Family Occupations

What did your Laton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laton. A less common occupation for the Laton family was Laborer. The most common Laton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Laton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Laton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Laton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laton 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 596 immigration records available for the last name Laton. 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 Laton. For the veterans among your Laton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laton Life Expectancy

What is the average Laton lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Laton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Laton in 1950 was 44, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laton 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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