Landin Family History

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Landin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements land ‘land’ + -in, a common suffix of Swedish surnames derived from Latin -in(i)us ‘descendant of’. Spanish (mainly Galicia; Landín): habitational name from Landín in A Corunña province. The place name derives from the Germanic personal name Nandinus.

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


Similar surnames: Landen, Sandin, Lundin, Sundin, Ledin, Lander, Landon, Sandlin, Lakin

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Landin Family Origin

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Landin Family Occupations

What did your Landin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Landin. 40% of Landin men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Landin women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Landin were Accountant and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Farmers Son
    8%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Accountant
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
    25%
  • Lool Teacherist
    25%
  • Servant
    25%
  • Waitress
    25%

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

Landin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Landin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landin 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Landin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Landin. For the veterans among your Landin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Landin Life Expectancy

What is the average Landin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Landin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Landin in 1943 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

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