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Lawyer Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Dutch Lauwer, occupational name for a tanner or leather worker.

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

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Lawyer Family Origin

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Lawyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawyer. A less common occupation for the Lawyer family was Farm Laborer. The most common Lawyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lawyer's were Farmers.

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Lawyer Historical Records

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Lawyer Life Expectancy

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