Leichty Family History

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Leichty Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the Swiss German family name Liechti.

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


Similar surnames: Leighty, Lichty, Leisey, Beachy, Lighty, Lichti, Liechty, Leicher

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Leichty Family Origin

Where is the Leichty family from?

Leichty Family Occupations

What did your Leichty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leichty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Leichty's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leichty. A less common occupation for the Leichty family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeps House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Leichty Historical Records

What Leichty family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leichty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leichty census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Leichty

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leichty. 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 Leichty. For the veterans among your Leichty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leichty Life Expectancy

What is the average Leichty lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Leichty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Leichty in 1963 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leichty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leichty 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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