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Lawall Name Meaning

Americanized form of Lawal, a Germanized or Polonized spelling of French Lavalle. This name is found chiefly in PA and NY.

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


Similar surnames: Lasell, Laswell, Lail, Amell, Labell, Lyall, Wall, Lasalle, Lavalle

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Lawall Family Origin

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Lawall Family Occupations

What did your Lawall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lawall family was Inn Keeper. Farmer, Keeping House and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawall. The most common Lawall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Lawall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Druggist

    6%
  • Inn Keeper

    6%

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

Lawall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lawall Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawall lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lawall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lawall in 1950 was 17, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawall 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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