Laack Family History

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Laack Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living in a swampy or wetland area, Middle Low German lake, or a habitational name from Laak on the Orte river in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Haack, Baack, Back, Plack, Laas, Lack, Waack, Hack, Raak, Flack

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Laack Family Origin

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Laack Family Occupations

What did your Laack ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Laack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Laack's were Farmers. Farmer and Retired Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laack.

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  • Farmer

  • Retired Merchant


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

Laack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Laack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laack 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 225 immigration records available for the last name Laack. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 254 military records available for the last name Laack. For the veterans among your Laack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laack Life Expectancy

What is the average Laack lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Laack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Laack in 1963 was 79, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laack 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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