Lamas Family History

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Lamas Name Meaning

Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Llames, Llamas or L.lamas, habitational names from any of the numerous places named Llames, Llamas, or L.lamas, in Asturies.

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

Similar surnames: Llamas, Lama, Lomas, Lamar, Laas, Lapa, Ladas, Lucas, Zaman, Lara

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Lamas Family Origin

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Lamas Family Occupations

What did your Lamas ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lamas occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 11% of Lamas's were Charwomans. A less common occupation for the Lamas family was General Laborer. Charwoman, Cotton Weaver (CM) and Ex Hairdresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamas.

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  • Charwoman

  • Cotton Weaver (CM)

  • Ex Hairdresser

  • General Laborer


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

Lamas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Lamas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lamas 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lamas. 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 Lamas. For the veterans among your Lamas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lamas Life Expectancy

What is the average Lamas lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lamas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Lamas in 1959 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lamas 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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