Lauder Family History

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Lauder Name Meaning

Scottish (Borders): habitational name from Lauder in Berwickshire, originally a river name. Compare Lauderdale.

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

Similar surnames: Lander, Lauer, Laufer, Lauber, Lauser, Lauter, Calder, Lauper, Mander

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Lauder Family Origin

Where is the Lauder family from?

Lauder Family Occupations

What did your Lauder ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lauder occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Lauder's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauder. A less common occupation for the Lauder family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Labourer

  • Baker


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

Lauder Historical Records

What Lauder family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Lauder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauder 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Lauder. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lauder. For the veterans among your Lauder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauder Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauder lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lauder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lauder in 1945 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lauder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauder 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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