Leas Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: possibly a reduced and altered form of McLeish. English: see Lees 2. Americanized form of German Lasch.

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


Similar surnames: Lease, Lees, Neas, Lean, Leys, Leis, Beas, Lear, Leaf, Near

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Leas Family Origin

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Leas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leas family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leas. The most common Leas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Leas's were Farmers.

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Leas Historical Records

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Leas Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Leas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Leas in 1951 was 70, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leas

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