Laks Family History

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Laks Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Lax.

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


Similar surnames: Lacks, Waks, Lass, Saks, Oaks, Luks, Zaks, Lakso, Mak, Lail

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Laks Family Origin

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Laks Family Occupations

What did your Laks ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coks Porter Munition Heavy Wo and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Laks. 15% of Laks men worked as a Coks Porter Munition Heavy Wo and 50% of Laks women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laks were Kitchen Sorter Seeking Employ and Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coks Porter Munition Heavy Wo
    15%
  • General Labourer
    15%
  • Head Gardner
    15%
  • Kitchen Sorter Seeking Employ
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Fancy Leather Goods Designer
    17%
  • Private Means
    17%
  • Retired
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Laks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laks 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Laks. 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 446 military records available for the last name Laks. For the veterans among your Laks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laks Life Expectancy

What is the average Laks lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Laks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Laks in 1954 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laks 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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