Leitman Family History

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Leitman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish leytn ‘to solder’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Leiman, Reitman, Leibman, Weitzman, Kreitman, Weitman, Fleitman

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Leitman Family Origin

Where is the Leitman family from?

Leitman Family Occupations

What did your Leitman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leitman occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Leitman's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Peddler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leitman.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    50%
  • Peddler

    50%

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

Leitman Historical Records

What Leitman family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Leitman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leitman lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Leitman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Leitman in 1964 was 85, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leitman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leitman 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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