Atlee Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone whose dwelling was ‘by the clearing or meadow’, Middle English atte lee. The word lea or lee (Old English leah) originally meant ‘wood’, thence ‘clearing in a wood’, and, by the Middle English period, ‘grassy meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Lee, Ratley, Hatley, Batley, Tree, Oatley, Watler, Alley, Clee, Klee

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Atlee Family Origin

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Atlee Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Atlee occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Atlee's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Atlee. A less common occupation for the Atlee family was Physician.

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  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Lawyer

    8%
  • Physician

    8%

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Atlee Historical Records

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Atlee Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Atlee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Atlee in 1963 was 80, and 72 in 2004.

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