Lathers Family History

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Lathers Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Leathers.

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


Similar surnames: Lather, Flathers, Gethers, Cathers, Waters, Leathers, Lathem

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Lathers Family Origin

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Lathers Family Occupations

What did your Lathers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lathers. 36% of Lathers men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Lathers women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lathers were Salesman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farmer
    34%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    18%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    14%
  • Housewife
    14%

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

Lathers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lathers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lathers 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Lathers. 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 466 military records available for the last name Lathers. For the veterans among your Lathers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lathers Life Expectancy

What is the average Lathers lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lathers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lathers in 1959 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

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