Lehn Name Meaning

German: status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, from Middle High German lehen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’ (see Lehmann).

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


Similar surnames: Lein, Dehn, Rehn, Behn, Ahn, Rehm, Wehr, Loehr, Kuehn, Luhn

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Lehn Family Origin

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Lehn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lehn. A less common occupation for the Lehn family was Laborer. The most common Lehn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lehn's were Farmers.

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Lehn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Lehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lehn in 1950 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lehn

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