Lenser Family History

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Lenser Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lens.

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


Similar surnames: Lesser, Lanser, Enser, Genser, Leeser, Unser, Lesner, Leiser, Leser

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Lenser Family Origin

Where is the Lenser family from?

Lenser Family Occupations

What did your Lenser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lenser. A less common occupation for the Lenser family was Tailor. The most common Lenser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lenser's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

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

Lenser Historical Records

What Lenser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lenser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lenser 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 Lenser

Passenger List

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

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Lenser Life Expectancy

What is the average Lenser lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lenser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lenser in 1959 was 57, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lenser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lenser 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.

Famous Lenser Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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