Lenox Family History

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Lenox Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Lennox.

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

Similar surnames: Lenon, Lennox, Knox, Lenn, Lentz, Lemoi, Leos, Lence, Enix, Lenza

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Lenox Family Origin

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Lenox Family Occupations

What did your Lenox ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lenox occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Lenox's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lenox. A less common occupation for the Lenox family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Lenox Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lenox Life Expectancy

What is the average Lenox lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lenox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lenox in 1950 was 20, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lenox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lenox 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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