Lawder Family History

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Lawder Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Lauder.

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


Similar surnames: Lowder, Lawter, Larmer, Lander, Laidler, Lauder, Mawyer, Calder

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Lawder Family Origin

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Lawder Family Occupations

What did your Lawder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawder. A less common occupation for the Lawder family was Bagage Master. The most common Lawder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Lawder's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Bagage Master

    3%

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

Lawder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lawder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lawder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lawder

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lawder. 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 Lawder. For the veterans among your Lawder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lawder Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawder lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lawder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Lawder in 1963 was 67, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawder 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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