Lanzer Family History

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Lanzer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lanz or Lanze.

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

Similar surnames: Lanser, Lander, Linzer, Lunzer, Manzer, Lancer, Lazer, Danner, Ganzer

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Lanzer Family Origin

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Lanzer Family Occupations

What did your Lanzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lanzer occupation in the UK was Wicker Worker. 100% of Lanzer's were Wicker Workers.

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  • Wicker Worker


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

Lanzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lanzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanzer 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 555 immigration records available for the last name Lanzer. 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 880 military records available for the last name Lanzer. For the veterans among your Lanzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanzer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lanzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lanzer in 1962 was 66, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanzer 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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