Leber Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name from Middle High German le (genitive lewes) ‘hill’, or a northern nickname for a brave or healthy man, from Middle Low German lebar(e) ‘leopard’. Compare Lebert. Dutch: habitational name from places called Le or Lew, meaning ‘hill’, from the same word as 1. Slovenian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Leben, Eber, Lever, Leier, Weber, Lebert, Leer, Leder, Leser, Lober

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Leber Family Origin

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Leber Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Shopkeeper (General)

    50%

In 1881, the most common Leber occupation in the UK was Baker. 50% of Leber's were Bakers. Baker and Shopkeeper (General) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leber.

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Leber Historical Records

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Leber Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Leber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Leber in 1951 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leber

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