Leinberger Family History

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Leinberger Name Meaning

perhaps an altered form of Leinburger, a habitational name for someone from places called Leinburg in Holstein and Bavaria. Alternatively, perhaps a habitational name for someone from an unidentified place named with Middle High German lin ‘flax’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Weinberger, Weisberger, Heuberger, Lemberger, Heimburger, Weinberg

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Leinberger Family Origin

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Leinberger Family Occupations

What did your Leinberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Bolt Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leinberger. The most common Leinberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Leinberger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leinberger family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Bolt Factory

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Leinberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Leinberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leinberger 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 378 immigration records available for the last name Leinberger. 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 802 military records available for the last name Leinberger. For the veterans among your Leinberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leinberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Leinberger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Leinberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Leinberger in 1955 was 25, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leinberger

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