Laswell Family History

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Laswell Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an altered form of Lascelles. This name is also found as Lacefield.

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

Similar surnames: Oswell, Asbell, Glaspell, Castell, Caswell, Haswell, Hassell, Haskell

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Laswell Family Origin

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Laswell Family Occupations

What did your Laswell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laswell. A less common occupation for the Laswell family was Keeping House. The most common Laswell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Laswell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Laswell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Laswell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laswell 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 256 immigration records available for the last name Laswell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Laswell. For the veterans among your Laswell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laswell Life Expectancy

What is the average Laswell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Laswell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Laswell in 1956 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laswell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laswell 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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