Lankenau Family History

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Lankenau Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Bremen.

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


Similar surnames: Langen, Lienau, Lingen, Landau, Lanfear, Harpenau, Sandau, Tangen

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Lankenau Family Origin

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Lankenau Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    50%
  • Retail Grocer

    50%

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In 1880, Grocer and Retail Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lankenau. The most common Lankenau occupation in the USA was Grocer. 50% of Lankenau's were Grocers.

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Lankenau Historical Records

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Lankenau Life Expectancy

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Famous Lankenau Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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