Lehan Family History

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Lehan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Lehane.

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

Similar surnames: Tehan, Mehan, Lohan, Lean, Teehan, Leman, Lenon, Kean, Lenihan

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Lehan Family Origin

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Lehan Family Occupations

What did your Lehan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Drayman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lehan. A less common occupation for the Lehan family was Keeping House. The most common Lehan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Lehan's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Drayman

  • Keeping House


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

Lehan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lehan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lehan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lehan. 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 Lehan. For the veterans among your Lehan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lehan Life Expectancy

What is the average Lehan lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lehan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Lehan in 1944 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lehan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lehan 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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