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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

What did your Lehn ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Lehn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lehn Life Expectancy

What is the average Lehn lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lehn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lehn 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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