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Lawler Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster, Leinster, and Kerry): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leathlobhair ‘descendant of Leathlobhar’, a personal name composed of the elements leath ‘half’ (i.e. ‘somewhat’, ‘fairly’) and lobar ‘leprous’, ‘sick’. The name seems to have been originally a byname for a man of unhealthy constitution.

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


Similar surnames: Lawver, Lawyer, Lawley, Lander, Lafler, Lazer, Galler, Laumer, Lakner

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Lawler Family Origin

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Lawler Family Occupations

What did your Lawler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lawler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lawler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawler. A less common occupation for the Lawler family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    3%

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Lawler Historical Records

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Lawler Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawler lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Lawler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1942. The average life expectancy for Lawler in 1941 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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