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Leisher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Leischer, a habitational name for someone from places called Leische (near Fallersleben) or Leisch (near Dannenberg). Both are of Slavic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Leisner, Peiser, Lesner, Lesher, Fleisher, Leier, Weiher, Leimer

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Leisher Family Origin

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Leisher Family Occupations

What did your Leisher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leisher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Leisher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leisher family was Carpenter. Farmer, Bank Messenger and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leisher.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Bank Messenger

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

Leisher Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Leisher ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Leisher Life Expectancy

What is the average Leisher lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, Leisher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Leisher in 1948 was 49, and 79 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leisher 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.

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