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Leisher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Leischer, a habitational name for someone from places called Leische (near Fallersleben) or Leisch (near Dannenberg). Both are of Slavic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Leisner, Peiser, Lesner, Lesher, Fleisher, Leier, Weiher, Leimer

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Leisher Family Origin

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Leisher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Bank Messenger

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Bank Messenger and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leisher. The most common Leisher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Leisher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leisher family was Carpenter.

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Leisher Historical Records

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Leisher Life Expectancy

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