Landsman Family History

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Landsman Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Lander 1, from Middle High German, Middle Dutch lantsman, German Landsmann or Yiddish landsman ‘countryman’ or ‘fellow countryman’.

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


Similar surnames: Landman, Landesman, Landmann, Sandman, Danneman, Lindman, Radman

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Landsman Family Origin

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Landsman Family Occupations

What did your Landsman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clothing Dealer

    20%
  • Liquor Dealer

    20%
  • Retail Liquor Dealer

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Landsman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Landsman's were Farmers. Farmer, Clothing Dealer and Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landsman. A less common occupation for the Landsman family was Retail Liquor Dealer.

Source: Census data for Landsman | Data not to scale

Landsman Historical Records

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Landsman Life Expectancy

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