Lauman Family History

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Lauman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a servant of someone called Lau, a short form of Lawrence. Americanized spelling of German Laumann.

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

Similar surnames: Layman, Bauman, Eakman, Auman, Waxman, Laurin, Lipman, Lagman

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Lauman Family Origin

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Lauman Family Occupations

What did your Lauman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lauman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lauman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lauman family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauman.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Lauman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Lauman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauman 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 772 immigration records available for the last name Lauman. 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 Lauman. For the veterans among your Lauman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lauman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lauman in 1950 was 66, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lauman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauman 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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