Lathrop Family History

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Lathrop Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Lothrop. Alternatively, it may be a habitational name from Layerthorpe in York, which is named from Old Norse leirr ‘clay’ or leira ‘clayey place’ + þorp ‘outlying farmstead’.

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

Similar surnames: Lothrop, Gawthrop, Balthrop, Throop, Winthrop, Latham, Mathre, Harrop

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Lathrop Family Origin

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Lathrop Family Occupations

What did your Lathrop ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lathrop. 20% of Lathrop men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmer Retired
  • Civil Servant
  • Janitor

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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

Lathrop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 52,000 census records available for the last name Lathrop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lathrop 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Lathrop. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Lathrop. For the veterans among your Lathrop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lathrop Life Expectancy

What is the average Lathrop lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lathrop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lathrop in 1949 was 73, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lathrop

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