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Levengood Family History

Levengood Name Meaning
Americanized form of a German name of uncertain origin. It is most probably from Liebengut, a nickname meaning ‘dear and good’ (lieb und gut).An alternative possibility is German Leibengut, a status name for a person bonded to an ecclesiastical estate, from Middle High German lip ‘body’, ‘life’ + und ‘and’ + guot ‘goods’, ‘possessions’.

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

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6,277 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
873 Military Records
130 Immigration Records
5,487 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Levengood Families

  • Number of Levengood families
     58 - 113
     20 - 57
     1 - 19
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Levengood Family Origin

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Levengood Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Levengood

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Levengood Family Occupations

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