Leinwand Family History

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Leinwand Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold linen, from German Leinwand ‘linen’.

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


Similar surnames: Leinen, Weinmann, Weinland, Kleinman, Leiman, Heiland, Weingard

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Leinwand Family Origin

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Leinwand Family Occupations

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Leinwand Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Leinwand Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Leinwand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Leinwand in 1962 was 55, and 87 in 2003.

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