Lechtenberg Family History

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Lechtenberg Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Lichtenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Lichtenberg, Whittenberg, Lichtenberger, Schoenberg, Westenberg

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Lechtenberg Family Origin

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Lechtenberg Family Occupations

What did your Lechtenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lechtenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lechtenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lechtenberg family was Wks In Wooden Ware Fac.. Farmer, Farming and Hardware Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lechtenberg.

View Census data for Lechtenberg | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Hardware Dealer

    20%
  • Wks In Wooden Ware Fac.

    20%

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

Lechtenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lechtenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lechtenberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lechtenberg

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lechtenberg. 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 Lechtenberg. For the veterans among your Lechtenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lechtenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Lechtenberg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lechtenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lechtenberg in 1957 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lechtenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lechtenberg 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 Lechtenberg Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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