Lawshe Family History

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Lawshe Name Meaning

Probably a reduced form of Scottish or Irish McLeish. Compare McLaws.

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


Similar surnames: Laws, Lash, Lease, Lish, Lawson, Lawrie, Lasee, Lawther, Sasse

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Lawshe Family Origin

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Lawshe Family Occupations

What did your Lawshe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawshe. The most common Lawshe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Lawshe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lawshe family was Clerk In Shoe Store.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Clerk

    5%
  • Clerk In Shoe Store

    5%

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

Lawshe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lawshe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lawshe 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 Lawshe

Passenger List

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

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Lawshe Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawshe lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2003, in the United States, Lawshe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lawshe in 1947 was 57, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawshe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawshe 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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