Leyendecker Family History

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Leyendecker Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a slater, from Middle High German (Rhenish) leie ‘stone’, ‘slate’ (genitive leien) + an agent derivative of decken ‘to cover’.

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


Similar surnames: Shiverdecker, Decker, Weisbecker, Heidecker, Necker, Lehenbauer

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Leyendecker Family Origin

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Leyendecker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Cattle Driver

    8%
  • Farms

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leyendecker family was Laborer. The most common Leyendecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Leyendecker's were Farmers. Farmer, Cattle Driver and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leyendecker.

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Leyendecker Historical Records

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Leyendecker Life Expectancy

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