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Lazarz Family History

Lazarz Name Meaning

Polish (Lazarz): from the personal name Lazarz, Polish form of Lazar.

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


Similar surnames: Lazar, Lazare, Lazard, Lazaro, Lazer, Jaracz, Lazzara, Lazzari

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Where is the Lazarz family from?

You can see how Lazarz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lazarz family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Lazarz families living in Massachusetts. This was about 19% of all the recorded Lazarz's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Lazarz families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lazarz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lazarz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lazarz. 43% of Lazarz men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Lazarz women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lazarz were New Worker and Coil Winder. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Salesman
    15%
  • Carpenter
    15%
  • New Worker
    15%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laundress
    50%
  • Coil Winder
    50%
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What Lazarz family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 565 census records available for the last name Lazarz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lazarz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 372 immigration records available for the last name Lazarz. 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 Cards

There are 383 military records available for the last name Lazarz. For the veterans among your Lazarz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lazarz lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lazarz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Lazarz in 1959 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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