Lesh Family History

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Lesh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Lesch (see Loesch).

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


Similar surnames: Resh, Esh, Losh, Lash, Lush, Mesh, Leh, Lesch, Gresh, Kash

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Lesh Family Origin

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Lesh Family Occupations

What did your Lesh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Disabled Miner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lesh. 10% of Lesh men worked as a Disabled Miner and 40% of Lesh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lesh were Fisherman (retired) and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Disabled Miner
    10%
  • Engineer Examiner Ordnanace Chef Inspector Armaments
    10%
  • Farm Horseman
    10%
  • Fisherman (retired)
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Hospital Sister (night Duty)
    10%
  • Cleaner (office)
    5%
  • Cook
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lesh Historical Records

What Lesh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Lesh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lesh 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 Lesh

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lesh. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lesh. For the veterans among your Lesh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lesh Life Expectancy

What is the average Lesh lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lesh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lesh in 1945 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lesh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lesh 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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