Leins Name Meaning

German: byname for a quiet or slow person, from Middle High German lise, linse ‘quiet’, ‘soft’, ‘slow’. Latvian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Leiss, Leis, Lins, Lein, Link, Feind, Levins, Wein, Lind, Zins

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Leins Family Origin

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Leins Family Occupations

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  • Commercial Clerk

    50%
  • Dressing Bag Manufacturer

    50%

In 1881, Commercial Clerk and Dressing Bag Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leins. The most common Leins occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk. 50% of Leins's were Commercial Clerks.

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Leins Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Leins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Leins in 1966 was 73, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leins

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