Lanzo Family History

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Lanzo Name Meaning

Italian: probably from the old Germanic personal name Lanzo or from a derivative of the occupational name lancere ‘lance maker’, ‘lancer’. Spanish: nickname from lanzo ‘a throw’, a derivative of the verb lanzar ‘to throw’.

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

Similar surnames: Lanza, Sanzo, Lando, Manzo, Lano, Lazo, Lenzo, Banz, Mango, Tango

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Lanzo Family Origin

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Lanzo Family Occupations

What did your Lanzo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lanzo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lanzo's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lanzo family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanzo.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Lab

  • Laborer


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

Lanzo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lanzo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanzo 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 876 immigration records available for the last name Lanzo. 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 387 military records available for the last name Lanzo. For the veterans among your Lanzo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanzo Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanzo lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lanzo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Lanzo in 1962 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanzo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanzo 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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