Leshner Family History

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Leshner Name Meaning

German (Leschner): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Leschen (Saxony, Silesia), Leschna (Silesia), or Leschnau (East Prussia).

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


Similar surnames: Lesner, Lechner, Lessner, Leisner, Lesser, Leisher, Teschner, Lehner

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Leshner Family Origin

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Leshner Family Occupations

What did your Leshner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leshner occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 67% of Leshner's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Segar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leshner.

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  • Farm Laborer

    67%
  • Segar Maker

    33%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Leshner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leshner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leshner 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 Leshner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leshner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Leshner. For the veterans among your Leshner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leshner Life Expectancy

What is the average Leshner lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Leshner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Leshner in 1952 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leshner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leshner 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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