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Leinart Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Leinert .

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


Similar surnames: Lenart, Lenard, Lenhart, Linhart, Lennert, Leiner, Reinart, Meinert

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Where is the Leinart family from?

You can see how Leinart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Leinart family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Leinart families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 79 Leinart families living in Tennessee. This was about 98% of all the recorded Leinart's in USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Leinart families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Leinart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Leinart ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Leinart. 30% of Leinart men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Leinart women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Leinart were Truck Driver and House Work. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Miner
    17%
  • Truck Driver
    17%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Seamstress
    34%
  • Manager
    34%
  • House Work
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Leinart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leinart census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 58 immigration records available for the last name Leinart. 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 Cards

There are 422 military records available for the last name Leinart. For the veterans among your Leinart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Leinart lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Leinart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Leinart in 1962 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

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