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Lence Family History

Lence Name Meaning
Galician: habitational name from any of four places called Lence.Variant of Polish Lenski.Possibly an Americanized spelling of Hungarian Lencse, meaning ‘lentil’, or Lenke, from a pet form of Lénárt (see Leonard).

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

13,290 Historical Documents with Lence on Ancestry.com
3,319 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,042 Military Records
346 Immigration Records
3,476 Census and Voter Lists
4,107 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lence Families

  • Number of Lence families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lence families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lence last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lence census records

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Lence Family Origin

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Lence Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Lence

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Lence Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lence census records

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Lence Civil War Service Records

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