Lansford Family History

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Lansford Name Meaning

English: habitational name probably from Langsford in Petertavy, Devon, so named from Old English landscearu ‘boundary’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

Similar surnames: Lunsford, Langford, Lanford, Hansford, Blandford, Dunsford, Sandford

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Lansford Family Origin

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Lansford Family Occupations

What did your Lansford ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farming and Farmers Son were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lansford.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmers Son

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

Lansford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lansford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lansford 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 271 immigration records available for the last name Lansford. 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 Lansford. For the veterans among your Lansford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lansford Life Expectancy

What is the average Lansford lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Lansford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lansford in 1940 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

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