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Lecce Family History

Lecce Name Meaning
Italian: habitational name from any of the places called Lecce, notably the city in Apulia.

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

9,494 Historical Documents with Lecce on Ancestry.com
1,584 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
240 Military Records
740 Immigration Records
1,100 Census and Voter Lists
5,830 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lecce Families

  • Number of Lecce families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lecce families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lecce last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lecce census records

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Lecce Family Origin

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Lecce Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Lecce

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Lecce Family Occupations

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Military Service by Lecce

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