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Landress Name Meaning

possibly from Landries, a variant of Langendries, habitational name from any of various places so named in the Netherlands. alternatively, from Landresse, derivative of French Landrieu, a patronymic from the personal name Andrieu (see Andreas).

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


Similar surnames: Andreas, Landes, Andres, Andrews, Van Ess, Sandness, Andros, Landeck

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Landress Family Origin

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Landress Family Occupations

What did your Landress ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landress. A less common occupation for the Landress family was Farming. The most common Landress occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Landress's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

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Landress Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Landress. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landress 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Landress. 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 Landress. For the veterans among your Landress ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Landress Life Expectancy

What is the average Landress lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Landress life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Landress in 1960 was 52, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Landress

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Landress 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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