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Leitgeb Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for someone who owned or worked in a tavern, Middle High German litgebe, from lit ‘punch’ (the drink, a kind of spiced wine) + gebe ‘giver’, ‘pourer’.

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


Similar surnames: Leitner, Leiter, Geiger, Leite, Leicher, Leimer, Leiser, Lentner

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Leitgeb Family Origin

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Leitgeb Family Occupations

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Leitgeb Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Leitgeb Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Leitgeb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Leitgeb in 1958 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

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