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Leadingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps from Leadenham in Lincolnshire, which is probably so named from an Old English personal name, Leoda + ham ‘homestead’. Scottish: unexplained. Compare Ledingham. Perhaps a variant of Dutch Van Landingham.

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


Similar surnames: Ledingham, Ellingham, Langham, Fillingham, Dillingham, Ingham

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Leadingham Family Origin

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Leadingham Family Occupations

What did your Leadingham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leadingham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Leadingham's were Farmers. Farmer and Livery Stable Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leadingham.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Livery Stable Keeper

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Leadingham ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Leadingham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leadingham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leadingham census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leadingham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Leadingham. For the veterans among your Leadingham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leadingham Life Expectancy

What is the average Leadingham lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Leadingham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Leadingham in 1961 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leadingham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leadingham ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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