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Leuffer Family History

Leuffer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Neuffer, Lauffer, Duffer, Huffer, Laufer, Leffert, Leifer, Leffel

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Where is the Leuffer family from?

You can see how Leuffer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Leuffer family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Leuffer families living in New York. This was about 70% of all the recorded Leuffer's in USA. New York had the highest population of Leuffer families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Leuffer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Leuffer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 76 census records available for the last name Leuffer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leuffer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 62 immigration records available for the last name Leuffer. 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 Cards

There are 21 military records available for the last name Leuffer. For the veterans among your Leuffer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Leuffer lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1997, in the United States, Leuffer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Leuffer in 1972 was 88, and 77 in 1997.

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