Lanik Family History

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Lanik Name Meaning

Czech (Moravian; Láník): status name from Czech láník ‘comparatively weathy farmer’, from lán, a comparatively large measure of land. A láník, the Moravian equivalent of the western Czech sedlák (see Sedlak), was a farmer who farmed one or more lán.

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

Similar surnames: Malik, Lasek, Janik, Janek, Danis, Lanich, Yanik, Lank, Panik, Landin

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Lanik Family Origin

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Lanik Family Occupations

What did your Lanik ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Public Works Labourer and Hospital Night Superintendent were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lanik. 50% of Lanik men worked as a Public Works Labourer and 50% of Lanik women worked as a Hospital Night Superintendent. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lanik were Textile Worsted Twister and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Public Works Labourer
  • Textile Worsted Twister

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hospital Night Superintendent
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Lanik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 707 census records available for the last name Lanik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanik 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 277 immigration records available for the last name Lanik. 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 103 military records available for the last name Lanik. For the veterans among your Lanik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanik Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanik lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Lanik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lanik in 1964 was 64, and 75 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanik 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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