Leimkuehler Family History

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Leimkuehler Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a clay pit, from Middle High German leim ‘clay’ + kule ‘pit’.

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


Similar surnames: Lehmkuhl, Kuehler, Leimer, Kuchler, Heimburger, Leichter, Leinberger

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Leimkuehler Family Origin

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Leimkuehler Family Occupations

What did your Leimkuehler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leimkuehler family was Keeps House. The most common Leimkuehler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Leimkuehler's were Farmers. Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leimkuehler.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Grocer

    33%
  • Keeps House

    33%

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Leimkuehler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leimkuehler Life Expectancy

What is the average Leimkuehler lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Leimkuehler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Leimkuehler in 1964 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leimkuehler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leimkuehler 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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