Lehmann Family History

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Lehmann Name Meaning

German: status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, Middle High German leheman, lenman (from lehen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’ + man ‘man’). The tenant held land on loan for the duration of his life in return for rent or service, but was not free to transfer or divide it. Jewish (western Ashkenazic): from an identical Jewish personal name of uncertain origin, perhaps related to Leo 3.

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


Similar surnames: Ehmann, Rehmann, Lehrmann, Heumann, Bermann, Lehman, Ahmann, Rebmann

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Lehmann Family Origin

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Lehmann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%

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

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Lehmann Historical Records

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Lehmann Life Expectancy

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