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Lansky Name Meaning

Czech (Lánský) and Slovak (Lánsky): topographic name from a derivative of Old Czech lán ‘large field’ (see Lanik). It may also be a habitational name from any of several places called Lány, named with this element. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from the village of Lan or Lanskaya, now in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Plansky, Lesky, Linsky, Lasky, Laska, Dansky, Slansky, Laski, Ulanski

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Lansky Family Origin

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Lansky Family Occupations

What did your Lansky ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Moulder and Labourer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lansky.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Moulder

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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

Lansky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lansky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lansky 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lansky. 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 394 military records available for the last name Lansky. For the veterans among your Lansky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lansky Life Expectancy

What is the average Lansky lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lansky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lansky in 1962 was 68, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lansky

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