Lechleitner Family History

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Lechleitner Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from Lechleiten in Tyrol, Austria. Variant of Legleiter.

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


Similar surnames: Leichliter, Wegleitner, Leitner, Schleider, Legleiter, Heitner

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Lechleitner Family Origin

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Lechleitner Family Occupations

What did your Lechleitner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lechleitner family was Engineer. The most common Lechleitner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Lechleitner's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lechleitner.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    11%
  • Engineer

    11%

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

Lechleitner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lechleitner Life Expectancy

What is the average Lechleitner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lechleitner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Lechleitner in 1963 was 68, and 32 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lechleitner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lechleitner 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.

Famous Lechleitner Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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