Leinbach Family History

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Leinbach Name Meaning

German: topographic name from any of several streams called leinbach, from Middle High German lin ‘flax’ or Middle Low German leie (genitive leien) ‘rock’, ‘stone’ + bach ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Leimbach, Heinbach, Steinbach, Limbach, Eisenbach, Laubach, Breitbach

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Leinbach Family Origin

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Leinbach Family Occupations

What did your Leinbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leinbach. A less common occupation for the Leinbach family was Woolen Mill. The most common Leinbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Leinbach's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Woolen Mill


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Leinbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Leinbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leinbach 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Leinbach. 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 Leinbach. For the veterans among your Leinbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leinbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Leinbach lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Leinbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leinbach in 1958 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

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