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Lashbrook Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lashbrook in Oxfordshire, named in Old English as ‘boggy stream’, from læcc ‘stream flowing through boggy land’, ‘bog’ + broc ‘brook’, ‘stream’ (with a more ancient meaning of ‘marsh’).

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

Similar surnames: Ashbrook, Glazebrook, Westbrook, Claybrook, Brook, Benbrook

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Where is the Lashbrook family from?

You can see how Lashbrook families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lashbrook family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lashbrook families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 100 Lashbrook families living in Devon. This was about 37% of all the recorded Lashbrook's in the UK. Devon had the highest population of Lashbrook families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lashbrook surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lashbrook ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lashbrook. 50% of Lashbrook men worked as a Farm Labourer and 83% of Lashbrook women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lashbrook were Aircraft Assembly Fitter and Household Duties (unpaid).

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

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Aircraft Assembly Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
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Passenger Lists

There are 618 immigration records available for the last name Lashbrook. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lashbrook. For the veterans among your Lashbrook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lashbrook lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lashbrook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lashbrook in 1949 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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