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Lessner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Lessen.

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


Similar surnames: Lesser, Wessner, Lesner, Essner, Leisner, Leshner, Lissner, Plessner

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Lessner Family Origin

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Lessner Family Occupations

What did your Lessner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lessner family was Butcher Retail. The most common Lessner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Lessner's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lessner.

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Butcher Retail

    7%

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

Lessner Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Lessner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Lessner Life Expectancy

What is the average Lessner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Lessner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lessner in 1958 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lessner 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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