Lawlis Family History

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Lawlis Name Meaning

Scottish, Irish, and English: variant spelling of Lawless.

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


Similar surnames: Dallis, Lewis, Lawlor, Malis, Lawless, Laflin, Laws, Fallis, Callis

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Lawlis Family Origin

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Lawlis Family Occupations

What did your Lawlis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lawlis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Lawlis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lawlis family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawlis.

View Census data for Lawlis | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Lawlis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lawlis Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawlis lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Lawlis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Lawlis in 1958 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawlis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawlis 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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