Leachman Family History

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Leachman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a physician’s servant, from Leach 1 + Middle English man ‘manservant’.

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

Similar surnames: Heathman, Leaman, Beckman, Leishman, Zechman, Lachmann, Layman

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Leachman Family Origin

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Leachman Family Occupations

What did your Leachman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leachman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Leachman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leachman. A less common occupation for the Leachman family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Barber


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

Leachman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Leachman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leachman 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 570 immigration records available for the last name Leachman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Leachman. For the veterans among your Leachman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leachman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leachman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Leachman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Leachman in 1949 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leachman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leachman 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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