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Leiferman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish leyfer ‘messenger’ (see Laufer).

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


Similar surnames: Leiterman, Liberman, Lederman, Leffelman, Leatherman, Bierman, Leifer

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Leiferman Family Origin

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Leiferman Family Occupations

What did your Leiferman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leiferman family was Teamster. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leiferman. The most common Leiferman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Leiferman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%

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

Leiferman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leiferman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leiferman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Leiferman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Leiferman in 1963 was 64, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leiferman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leiferman 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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