Lenfestey Family History

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Lenfestey Name Meaning

French (Channel Islands): nickname from Norman French enveisié ‘playful’, ‘merry’ (see Veazey).

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


Similar surnames: Lefevre, Lesesne, Nester, Meester, Lefeber, Gennette, Lefebre

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Lenfestey Family Origin

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Lenfestey Family Occupations

What did your Lenfestey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lenfestey family was Keeps Boarders. Carpenter, Grocer and Insurance Attorney At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lenfestey. The most common Lenfestey occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Lenfestey's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Insurance Attorney At Law

    14%
  • Keeps Boarders

    14%

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

Lenfestey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lenfestey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lenfestey lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lenfestey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Lenfestey in 1957 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lenfestey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lenfestey 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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