Lenser Family History

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Lenser Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lens.

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

Similar surnames: Lesser, Lanser, Enser, Genser, Leeser, Unser, Lesner, Leiser, Leser

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Lenser Family Origin

Where is the Lenser family from?

Lenser Family Occupations

What did your Lenser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lenser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lenser's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lenser. A less common occupation for the Lenser family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Tailor


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

Lenser Historical Records

What Lenser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lenser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lenser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Lenser

Passenger List

There are 344 immigration records available for the last name Lenser. 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 356 military records available for the last name Lenser. For the veterans among your Lenser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lenser Life Expectancy

What is the average Lenser lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lenser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lenser in 1959 was 57, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lenser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lenser 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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