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Lessig Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): Germanized form of Slavic lesnik ‘forest dweller’ (see Lesniak).

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


Similar surnames: Lessing, Laessig, Lenig, Lesnik, Klessig, Leidig, Leslie, Haessig

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Lessig Family Origin

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Lessig Family Occupations

What did your Lessig ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lessig. The most common Lessig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Lessig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lessig family was Butcher.

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Lessig Historical Records

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Lessig Life Expectancy

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