Lettow Family History

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Lettow Name Meaning

Northeastern German, also found elsewhere in central Europe: variant of Lettau.

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

Similar surnames: Petrow, Lettau, Lutton, Jett, Kettel, Lefton, Lett, Setton, Lytton

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Lettow Family Origin

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Lettow Family Occupations

What did your Lettow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lettow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lettow's were Farmers. Farmer and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lettow.

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  • Farmer

  • Stone Mason


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

Lettow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lettow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lettow 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 322 immigration records available for the last name Lettow. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lettow. For the veterans among your Lettow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lettow Life Expectancy

What is the average Lettow lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2001, in the United States, Lettow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Lettow in 1962 was 70, and 93 in 2001.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lettow 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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