Lehtinen Family History

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Lehtinen Name Meaning

Finnish: ornamental name from Finnish lehti ‘leaf’ + the common surname suffix -nen. This is the twelfth most common family name in Finland. Surnames formed with Lehti- are generally rather new southwestern Finnish surnames. Often, they are translations of Swedish names containing the elements löf or blad ‘leaf’.

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


Similar surnames: Lehtonen, Tahtinen, Laitinen, Leppanen, Lampinen, Leinonen, Peltonen

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Lehtinen Family Origin

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Lehtinen Family Occupations

What did your Lehtinen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lehtinen. 29% of Lehtinen men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Lehtinen women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lehtinen were Painter and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Carpenter
    14%
  • Painter
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    28%
  • Seamstress
    19%
  • Waitress
    19%
  • Farmer
    19%

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

Lehtinen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lehtinen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lehtinen 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lehtinen. 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 329 military records available for the last name Lehtinen. For the veterans among your Lehtinen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lehtinen Life Expectancy

What is the average Lehtinen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lehtinen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lehtinen in 1956 was 63, and 85 in 2004.

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