Levine Family History

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Levine Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Levin. Altered spelling of French Lavigne.

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

Similar surnames: Levene, Lavine, Levie, Levin, Levina, Levins, Levitt, Levick, Laine

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Levine Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Levine name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Levine. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • European Jewish


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Levine Family Origin

Where is the Levine family from?

Levine Family Occupations

What did your Levine ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Levine occupation in the UK was Tailor. 15% of Levine's were Tailors. Tailor, Carman and Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levine. A less common occupation for the Levine family was African Merchant.

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  • Tailor

  • Carman

  • Traveller

  • African Merchant


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

Levine Historical Records

What Levine family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 146,000 census records available for the last name Levine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levine 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 38,000 immigration records available for the last name Levine. 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 26,000 military records available for the last name Levine. For the veterans among your Levine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Levine Life Expectancy

What is the average Levine lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Levine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Levine in 1940 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Levine 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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