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Leichtman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish laykht ‘light’, ‘not weighty’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Lichtman, Leitman, Reichman, Lightman, Reitman, Trachtman, Zechman

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Leichtman Family Origin

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Leichtman Family Occupations

What did your Leichtman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leichtman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Leichtman's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Leichtman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leichtman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leichtman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Leichtman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Leichtman in 1959 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leichtman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leichtman 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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