Lawing Family History

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Lawing Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps an altered form of Lewin. This name is found predominantly in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Lowing, Laine, Lanting, Maling, Lapin, Pawling, Latini, Wing, Lanning

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Lawing Family Origin

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Lawing Family Occupations

What did your Lawing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lawing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Lawing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lawing family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawing.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Lawing Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lawing Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawing lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lawing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Lawing in 1956 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawing 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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