Lefkowitz Family History

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Lefkowitz Name Meaning

Jewish: Germanized spelling of Lewkowicz.

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


Similar surnames: Berkowitz, Leibowitz, Borowitz, Janowitz, Moskowitz, Liebowitz

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Lefkowitz Family Origin

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Lefkowitz Family Occupations

What did your Lefkowitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lefkowitz family was Plaiting. The most common Lefkowitz occupation in the USA was Peddler. 29% of Lefkowitz's were Peddlers. Peddler, Clothing Cutter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lefkowitz.

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  • Peddler

    29%
  • Clothing Cutter

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Plaiting

    14%

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Lefkowitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lefkowitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lefkowitz lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lefkowitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lefkowitz in 1945 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lefkowitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lefkowitz 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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