Ledin Family History

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Ledin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unidentified first element + the suffix -in, from Latin -in(i)us ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Wedin, Loden, Landin, Lundin, Levin, Hedin, Lein, Lewin, Zeldin, Wein

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Ledin Family Origin

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Ledin Family Occupations

What did your Ledin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ledin. 55% of Ledin men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Ledin women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ledin were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    55%
  • Laborer
    29%
  • Bridge Bldy Foreman
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • General Factory Work
    25%
  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Maid
    25%

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

Ledin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ledin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ledin 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 859 immigration records available for the last name Ledin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 568 military records available for the last name Ledin. For the veterans among your Ledin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ledin Life Expectancy

What is the average Ledin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ledin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ledin in 1961 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

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