Lebens Family History

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Lebens Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Lebentzig, from Middle High German lebendic ‘alive’, a nickname for a lively person. Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of the Germanic personal names Liebrecht or Liebold.

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


Similar surnames: Leben, Sebens, Lebert, Levens, Leven, Leber, Likens, Neuens, Lees

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Lebens Family Origin

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Lebens Family Occupations

What did your Lebens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lebens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lebens's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lebens. A less common occupation for the Lebens family was Soap Maker.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Soap Maker

    13%

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

Lebens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lebens Life Expectancy

What is the average Lebens lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Lebens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lebens in 1960 was 45, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lebens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lebens 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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