De Leeuw Family History

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De Leeuw Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a courageous or regal person, from leeuw ‘lion’ + the definite article de. In some cases the surname may have originated from a habitational name, from a house distinguished by the sign of a lion.

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


Similar surnames: De Pauw, De Zeeuw, De Heer, De Beer, De Geest, De Laet, De Geus

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De Leeuw Family Origin

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De Leeuw Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    50%
  • Diamond Broker

    50%

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In 1881, Butcher and Diamond Broker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by De Leeuw. The most common De Leeuw occupation in the UK was Butcher. 50% of De Leeuw's were Butchers.

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De Leeuw Life Expectancy

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