Lawter Family History

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Lawter Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant of Lauder.

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

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Lawter Family Origin

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Lawter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Dry Goods Mercht.

    11%
  • Keeps House

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lawter family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Dry Goods Mercht. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawter. The most common Lawter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Lawter's were Farmers.

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Lawter Historical Records

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Lawter Life Expectancy

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