Leimbach Family History

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Leimbach Name Meaning

German and Alsatian: habitational name from any of several places called Leimbach, from Middle High German leim ‘mud’, ‘silt’, ‘clay’ + bach ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Leinbach, Limbach, Heimbach, Heinbach, Laubach, Weisbach, Steinbach

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Leimbach Family Origin

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Leimbach Family Occupations

What did your Leimbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leimbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Leimbach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leimbach family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Beer Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leimbach.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Beer Brewer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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

Leimbach Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leimbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Leimbach lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Leimbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Leimbach in 1942 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leimbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leimbach 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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