Lothian Family History

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Lothian Name Meaning

Scottish: regional name from the region so named in southeastern central Scotland. The place name is very ancient and is of unknown origin.

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


Similar surnames: Logan, Othman, Lobban, Rohan, Luthman, Lottman, Bothun, Lian, Litwin

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Lothian Family Origin

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Lothian Family Occupations

What did your Lothian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lothian. The most common Lothian occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Lothian's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lothian family was Lumber Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Lawyer

    6%
  • Lumber Merchant

    6%

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

Lothian Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lothian Life Expectancy

What is the average Lothian lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lothian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lothian in 1959 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lothian

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lothian 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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