Lichtman Family History

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Lichtman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a chandler, from Yiddish likht ‘candle’, ‘light’ + man. Dutch: variant of Lichterman.

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

Similar surnames: Leichtman, Licht, Lichter, Lightman, Lachman, Nachtman, Littman

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Lichtman Family Origin

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Lichtman Family Occupations

What did your Lichtman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Caterer For Weddings and Buyer For Receptions were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lichtman.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Caterer For Weddings

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Buyer For Receptions

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

Lichtman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lichtman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lichtman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lichtman. 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 846 military records available for the last name Lichtman. For the veterans among your Lichtman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lichtman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lichtman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lichtman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lichtman in 1951 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lichtman

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