Leventhal Family History

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Leventhal Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name like Levenstein, but with German thal ‘valley’ as its second element.

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


Similar surnames: Lowenthal, Lilienthal, Bernthal, Blumenthal, Rosenthal, Wiesenthal

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Leventhal Family Origin

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Leventhal Family Occupations

What did your Leventhal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leventhal family was Keeping House. The most common Leventhal occupation in the USA was Clerk. 14% of Leventhal's were Clerks. Clerk, Coat Maker and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leventhal.

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  • Clerk

    14%
  • Coat Maker

    14%
  • Housekeeping

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Leventhal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leventhal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leventhal census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Leventhal Life Expectancy

What is the average Leventhal lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Leventhal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leventhal in 1959 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leventhal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leventhal 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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