Lans Family History

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Lans Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Swedish: from the personal name Lans, a short form of Lambrecht (see Lambert).

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

Similar surnames: Jans, Hans, Lins, Lann, Lais, Lang, Lano, Jank, Laas, Laws

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Lans Family Origin

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Lans Family Occupations

What did your Lans ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lans. 8% of Lans men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 45% of Lans women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lans were B 16405 A B Rnr Hms Pembroke and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
  • servant
  • Aircraft Fitter
  • B 16405 A B Rnr Hms Pembroke

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Paid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut

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

Lans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lans 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 Lans. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Lans. For the veterans among your Lans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lans Life Expectancy

What is the average Lans lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Lans in 1962 was 62, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lans 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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