Leisner Family History

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Leisner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for a person from any of several places in East Prussia and elsewhere in central Europe, called Leissen in German, or from Leissenau near Colditz in eastern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Lesner, Leisher, Lessner, Reisner, Leiser, Peiser, Leier, Eisner

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Leisner Family Origin

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Leisner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Grocer & Saloon

    7%
  • Hotel Keeper

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Grocer & Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leisner. The most common Leisner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Leisner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leisner family was Hotel Keeper.

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Leisner Historical Records

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Leisner Life Expectancy

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