Launius Family History

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Launius Name Meaning

Lithuanian: perhaps a nickname from Lithuanian launys ‘hornless’.

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


Similar surnames: Luning, Bernius, Mangus, Lanich, Balius, Dinius, Danis, Lavis, Lanier

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Launius Family Origin

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Launius Family Occupations

What did your Launius ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Launius occupation in the USA was Farming. 56% of Launius's were Farmings. Farming and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Launius. A less common occupation for the Launius family was Keeping House.

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  • Farming

    56%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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Launius Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Launius Life Expectancy

What is the average Launius lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Launius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Launius in 1963 was 73, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Launius 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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