Leiting Family History

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Leiting Name Meaning

German: from a patronymic derivative of any of the various Germanic personal names composed with Old High German leod, liud ‘people’ (see, for example, Ludwig).

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

Similar surnames: Beiting, Heiting, Leidig, Leiding, Leising, Geeting, Levin, Epting

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Leiting Family Origin

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Leiting Family Occupations

What did your Leiting ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leiting family was House Carpenter. The most common Leiting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Leiting's were Farmers. Farmer and Bar Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leiting.

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  • Farmer

  • Bar Keeper

  • House Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Leiting ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Leiting Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 686 census records available for the last name Leiting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leiting 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 44 immigration records available for the last name Leiting. 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 126 military records available for the last name Leiting. For the veterans among your Leiting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leiting Life Expectancy

What is the average Leiting lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Leiting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Leiting in 1964 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leiting

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leiting ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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