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De leon Family History

De leon Name Meaning
Spanish (De León): habitational name, variant of León, with the preposition de (see Leon).French (Deléon): patronymic from Léon (see Lyon 2). Not in DAUZAT OR JETTE. SW. Concentrated in TX; probably Cuban.

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

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Name Distribution of De leon Families

  • Number of De leon families
     63 - 124
     22 - 62
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of De leon families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the De leon last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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De leon Family Origin

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De leon Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for De leon

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De leon Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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