Lease Name Meaning

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

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

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Lease Family Origin

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Lease Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lease. A less common occupation for the Lease family was Farming. The most common Lease occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Lease's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Lease | Data not to scale

Lease Historical Records

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Lease Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Lease life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Lease in 1940 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lease

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