Ledin Family History

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Ledin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unidentified first element + the suffix -in, from Latin -in(i)us ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Wedin, Loden, Landin, Lundin, Levin, Hedin, Lein, Lewin, Zeldin, Wein

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Ledin Family Origin

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Ledin Family Occupations

What did your Ledin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ledin family was Farmer. Day Laborer and Dealer In Lumber were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ledin. The most common Ledin occupation in the USA was Day Laborer. 33% of Ledin's were Day Laborers.

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  • Day Laborer

    33%
  • Dealer In Lumber

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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

Ledin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ledin Life Expectancy

What is the average Ledin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ledin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ledin in 1961 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ledin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ledin 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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