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Lessner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Lessen.

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


Similar surnames: Lesser, Wessner, Lesner, Essner, Leisner, Leshner, Lissner, Plessner

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Lessner Family Origin

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Lessner Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Butcher Retail

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lessner family was Butcher Retail. Laborer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lessner. The most common Lessner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Lessner's were Laborers.

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Lessner Historical Records

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Lessner Life Expectancy

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