Laughman Family History

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Laughman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Lachmann.

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

Similar surnames: Baughman, Loughman, Caughman, Lauman, Lachman, Laubhan, Waugaman

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Laughman Family Origin

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Laughman Family Occupations

What did your Laughman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Laughman. 40% of Laughman men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Laughman women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laughman were Truck Driver and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Labor
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Waitress
  • Bookkeeper

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

Laughman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Laughman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laughman 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 240 immigration records available for the last name Laughman. 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 862 military records available for the last name Laughman. For the veterans among your Laughman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laughman Life Expectancy

What is the average Laughman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Laughman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Laughman in 1954 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laughman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laughman 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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