Leyrer Family History

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Leyrer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a player on the lyre, from an agent derivative of Middle High German lire ‘lyre’ (from Latin lyra, from Greek). Subsequently, this came to be a nickname for a slow, boring person.

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


Similar surnames: Lepper, Lerner, Lehrer, Heyer, Lehner, Leimer, Geyer, Leiser, Seyer

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Leyrer Family Origin

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Leyrer Family Occupations

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

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  • Bread Baker

    10%
  • Brewer

    10%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Leyrer occupation in the USA was Bread Baker. 10% of Leyrer's were Bread Bakers. A less common occupation for the Leyrer family was Farmer. Bread Baker, Brewer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leyrer.

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Leyrer Historical Records

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Leyrer Life Expectancy

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