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Leifheit Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic female name consisting of the elements liub ‘beloved’ + heid ‘entity’.

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


Similar surnames: Eifert, Weichert, Leidel, Neifert, Leffert, Wichert, Seifert, Leicher

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Leifheit Family Origin

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Leifheit Family Occupations

What did your Leifheit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leifheit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Leifheit's were Farmers. Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leifheit.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Coal Miner

    33%

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

Leifheit Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leifheit Life Expectancy

What is the average Leifheit lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Leifheit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Leifheit in 1954 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leifheit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leifheit 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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