Leahey Family History

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Leahey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Leahy.

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


Similar surnames: Kealey, Lesley, Lahey, Healey, Leahy, Sealey, Levey, Seaney, Keaney

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Leahey Family Origin

Where is the Leahey family from?

Leahey Family Occupations

What did your Leahey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leahey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Leahey's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Leahey family was Labor. Laborer, Farmer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leahey.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Stone Mason

    3%
  • Labor

    3%

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

Leahey Historical Records

What Leahey family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Leahey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leahey. 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 Leahey. For the veterans among your Leahey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leahey Life Expectancy

What is the average Leahey lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Leahey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Leahey in 1955 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leahey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leahey 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.

Famous Leahey Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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