Leithauser Family History

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Leithauser Name Meaning

occupational name from an agent noun based on Middle High German lithus ‘tavern’, an occupational name for an owner or operator of a tavern. habitational name from a place called Leitenhausen in Bavaria or Thuringia. (The former is more likely).

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


Similar surnames: Betthauser, Kornhauser, Leitner, Lauser, Feinauer, Steinhauser

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Leithauser Family Origin

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Leithauser Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Day Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Housekeeper

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Leithauser occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 17% of Leithauser's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Day Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leithauser. A less common occupation for the Leithauser family was Housekeeper.

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Leithauser Historical Records

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Leithauser Life Expectancy

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