Laughon Family History

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Laughon Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Laughton.

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


Similar surnames: Laughton, Cauthon, Haughton, Daughton, Maughon, Langhorn, Largin

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Laughon Family Origin

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Laughon Family Occupations

What did your Laughon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Laughon occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Laughon's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Clergyman and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laughon. A less common occupation for the Laughon family was Keeps House.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Clergyman

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

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

Laughon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laughon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laughon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Laughon. 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 Laughon. For the veterans among your Laughon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laughon Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Laughon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Laughon in 1959 was 54, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laughon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laughon 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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