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Leander Name Meaning

German, Dutch, Danish, and Swedish: humanistic form of Volkmann, a graecized form based on the Greek personal name Leandros (see Leandro).

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

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Leander Family Origin

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Leander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Miner

    9%
  • Book Keeper

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leander. A less common occupation for the Leander family was Book Keeper. The most common Leander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Leander's were Farmers.

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Leander Historical Records

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Leander Life Expectancy

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