Lawhorn Family History

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Lawhorn Name Meaning

Northern Irish: probably a reduced Americanized form of Gaelic Mac Labhrainn ‘son of Labhrann’ (see McLaren).

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

Similar surnames: Mclawhorn, Lawhon, Lawhorne, Lawson, Lawhun, Acorn, Newborn, Larmore

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Lawhorn Family Origin

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Lawhorn Family Occupations

What did your Lawhorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lawhorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Lawhorn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lawhorn family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawhorn.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Lawhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Lawhorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lawhorn 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 257 immigration records available for the last name Lawhorn. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lawhorn. For the veterans among your Lawhorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lawhorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Lawhorn lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lawhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lawhorn in 1950 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lawhorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lawhorn 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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