Larcom Family History

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Larcom Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Larcombe in Devon, so named from Old English læfer ‘rush’, ‘reed’ or lawerce ‘lark’ + Old English cumb ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Harcum, Morcom, Balcom, Bascom, Lorton, Barton, Barcomb, Falcon

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Larcom Family Origin

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Larcom Family Occupations

What did your Larcom ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Shipwright, Annuitant and Clerk Inland Revenue were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larcom. A less common occupation for the Larcom family was Dressmaker. The most common Larcom occupation in the UK was Shipwright. 20% of Larcom's were Shipwrights.

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  • Shipwright

  • Annuitant

  • Clerk Inland Revenue

  • Dressmaker


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

Larcom Historical Records

What Larcom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Larcom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larcom 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 231 immigration records available for the last name Larcom. 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 695 military records available for the last name Larcom. For the veterans among your Larcom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Larcom Life Expectancy

What is the average Larcom lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Larcom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Larcom in 1961 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larcom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larcom 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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