Lakeman Family History

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Lakeman Name Meaning

English: variant of Lake. Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a lake or pond.

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

Similar surnames: Layman, Hageman, Kaseman, Jakeman, Lageman, Leeman, Lineman, Wakeman

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Lakeman Family Origin

Where is the Lakeman family from?

Lakeman Family Occupations

What did your Lakeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lakeman family was Fisherman. The most common Lakeman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Lakeman's were Farmers. Farmer, Naval Pensioner and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lakeman.

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  • Farmer

  • Naval Pensioner

  • Blacksmith

  • Fisherman


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

Lakeman Historical Records

What Lakeman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Lakeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lakeman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lakeman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lakeman. For the veterans among your Lakeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lakeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lakeman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lakeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lakeman in 1944 was 24, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lakeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lakeman 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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