Leavenworth Family History

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Leavenworth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly Leavenheath in Suffolk.

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


Similar surnames: Wedgeworth, Coatsworth, Davenport, Pebworth, Hawksworth, Molesworth

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Leavenworth Family Origin

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Leavenworth Family Occupations

What did your Leavenworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leavenworth family was Farm Laborer. The most common Leavenworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Leavenworth's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leavenworth.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Leavenworth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leavenworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leavenworth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Leavenworth. 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 Leavenworth. For the veterans among your Leavenworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leavenworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Leavenworth lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Leavenworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Leavenworth in 1943 was 68, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leavenworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leavenworth 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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