Longaker Family History

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Longaker Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian Langåker or Danish Langager, cognates of English Longacre.

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


Similar surnames: Langager, Foraker, Langer, Nonemaker, Lengacher, Stonaker, Litaker

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Longaker Family Origin

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Longaker Family Occupations

What did your Longaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Longaker family was Days Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Can Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longaker. The most common Longaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Longaker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Can Manufacturer

    3%
  • Days Laborer

    3%

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

Longaker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Longaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Longaker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Longaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Longaker in 1946 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longaker 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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