Leiby Family History

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Leiby Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Liebe or Liebig.

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


Similar surnames: Leidy, Leib, Eby, Leabo, Liby, Leisy, Leik, Zerby, Leite, Leary

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Leiby Family Origin

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Leiby Family Occupations

What did your Leiby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leiby family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leiby. The most common Leiby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Leiby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Leiby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leiby Life Expectancy

What is the average Leiby lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Leiby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Leiby in 1956 was 66, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leiby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leiby 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.

Famous Leiby Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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