Lechner Family History

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Lechner Name Meaning

status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, Middle High German lehenære ‘feudal tenant’, ‘vassal’. Compare Lehmann. habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lehen, especially in Bavaria.

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

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Lechner Family Origin

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Lechner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Stone Mason

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lechner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Lechner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lechner family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lechner.

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Lechner Historical Records

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Lechner Life Expectancy

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