Lehrer Family History

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Lehrer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a teacher, from modern German Lehrer, Yiddish lerer ‘teacher’. German: variant of Lehr.

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


Similar surnames: Lehmer, Lehner, Leyrer, Mehler, Leifer, Lerer, Kehrer, Leiser

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Lehrer Family Origin

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Lehrer Family Occupations

What did your Lehrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accountant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lehrer. 25% of Lehrer men worked as an Accountant and 34% of Lehrer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lehrer were Manger Wholsale Grocer and Doctor Of Medicine

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accountant
    25%
  • Journalist at Present Attached To B B C
    25%
  • Managing Director Wholesale And Retail Grocer
    25%
  • Manger Wholsale Grocer
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Austrian Refugee
    12%
  • Boarder
    12%
  • Doctor Of Medicine
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lehrer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Lehrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lehrer 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lehrer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 26,000 military records available for the last name Lehrer. For the veterans among your Lehrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lehrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lehrer lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lehrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lehrer in 1946 was 45, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lehrer

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