Leman Family History

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Leman Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Leeman 1. English: variant of Leaman. Polish spelling of German Lehmann.

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


Similar surnames: Deman, Leeman, Laman, Neman, Beman, Leaman, Seman, Luman, Lyman

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Leman Family Origin

Where is the Leman family from?

Leman Family Occupations

What did your Leman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Leman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leman.

View Census data for Leman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Painter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    2%

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

Leman Historical Records

What Leman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Leman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leman. 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 Leman. For the veterans among your Leman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Leman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Leman in 1952 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leman 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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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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