Lands Family History

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Lands Name Meaning

English: variant of Land.

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

Similar surnames: Landt, Hands, Lande, Sands, Land, Lando, Landa, Lanes, Landes, Rands

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Lands Family Origin

Where is the Lands family from?

Lands Family Occupations

What did your Lands ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lands occupation in the UK was Tailor. 8% of Lands's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Lands family was Agricultural Labourer. Tailor, Ag Labourer and Ag. Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lands.

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  • Tailor

  • Ag Labourer

  • Ag. Lab.

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Lands Historical Records

What Lands family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Lands. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lands 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 Lands. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Lands. For the veterans among your Lands ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lands Life Expectancy

What is the average Lands lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lands life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lands in 1948 was 38, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lands

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lands 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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