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Leipzig Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Leipzig in eastern Germany, which is named with the Slavic word lipa ‘linden tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Lemberg, Herzig, Lenig, Lindig, Leifer, Weidig, Keimig, Leising

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Leipzig Family Origin

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Leipzig Family Occupations

What did your Leipzig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leipzig occupation in the USA was Salesman. 50% of Leipzig's were Salesmans. Salesman and Trader were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leipzig.

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  • Salesman

    50%
  • Trader

    50%

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

Leipzig Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leipzig Life Expectancy

What is the average Leipzig lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Leipzig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Leipzig in 1963 was 69, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leipzig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leipzig 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.

Famous Leipzig Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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