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Laughlin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lochlainn ‘descendant of Lochlann’, a personal name meaning ‘stranger’, originally a term denoting Scandinavia (a compound of loch ‘lake’, ‘fjord’ + lann ‘land’). Many Irish bearers of the name claim descent from Lochlann, a 10th century lord of Corcomroe, County Clare.

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

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Laughlin Family Origin

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Laughlin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Laughlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Laughlin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laughlin family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laughlin.

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Laughlin Life Expectancy

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