Lichtenwalter Family History

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Lichtenwalter Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from places called Lichtenwald (near Esslingen) or Lichtenwalde (near Chemnitz).

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


Similar surnames: Lichtenberger, Lichtenberg, Lichtenwalner, Buchwalter, Lichtenstein

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Lichtenwalter Family Origin

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Lichtenwalter Family Occupations

What did your Lichtenwalter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lichtenwalter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Lichtenwalter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lichtenwalter family was Ordinary Laborer. Farmer, Carriage Painter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lichtenwalter.

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  • Farmer

    78%
  • Carriage Painter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Ordinary Laborer

    4%

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Lichtenwalter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lichtenwalter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lichtenwalter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Lichtenwalter. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lichtenwalter. For the veterans among your Lichtenwalter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lichtenwalter Life Expectancy

What is the average Lichtenwalter lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lichtenwalter ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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