Lesh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Lesch (see Loesch).

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


Similar surnames: Resh, Esh, Losh, Lash, Lush, Mesh, Leh, Lesch, Gresh, Kash

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Lesh Family Origin

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Lesh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lesh family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lesh. The most common Lesh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Lesh's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Lesh | Data not to scale

Lesh Historical Records

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Lesh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Lesh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lesh in 1945 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lesh

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