Lehtonen Family History

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Lehtonen Name Meaning

Finnish: variant Lehto + the common surname suffix -nen. This is a relatively new family name, occurring chiefly in western Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Lehtinen, Leinonen, Leppanen, Peltonen, Tahtinen, Laitinen, Lehtola

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Lehtonen Family Origin

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Lehtonen Family Occupations

What did your Lehtonen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lehtonen. 30% of Lehtonen men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Lehtonen women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lehtonen were Truck Driver and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Carpenter
    21%
  • Truck Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    30%
  • Maid
    30%
  • Servant
    20%
  • Laundress
    20%

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

Lehtonen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lehtonen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lehtonen 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 Lehtonen. 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 360 military records available for the last name Lehtonen. For the veterans among your Lehtonen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lehtonen Life Expectancy

What is the average Lehtonen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lehtonen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Lehtonen in 1962 was 68, and 43 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lehtonen

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