Leichner Family History

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Leichner Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a copse, from an agent noun based on the dialect term laich ‘copse’.

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


Similar surnames: Leichter, Reichner, Lechner, Zeichner, Leitner, Lachner, Teicher

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Leichner Family Origin

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Leichner Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Saloon Keeper

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leichner. A less common occupation for the Leichner family was Laborer. The most common Leichner occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Leichner's were Keeping Houses.

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Leichner Historical Records

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Leichner Life Expectancy

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