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Leeson Family History

Leeson Name Meaning
English (chiefly Northamptonshire): metronymic from Leece 1.

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

218,846 Historical Documents with Leeson on Ancestry.com
64,444 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,185 Military Records
4,907 Immigration Records
41,434 Census and Voter Lists
104,876 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Leeson Families

  • Number of Leeson families
     20 - 37
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Leeson families
     117 - 231
     40 - 116
     1 - 39
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Leeson families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Leeson census records

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Leeson Family Origin

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Leeson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Leeson

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Leeson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Leeson census records

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Leeson Civil War Service Records

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