Leatham Family History

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Leatham Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): variant of Latham.

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

Similar surnames: Latham, Leathem, Lathem, Leedham, Lathan, Braham, Meacham, Lanham

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Leatham Family Origin

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Leatham Family Occupations

What did your Leatham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Hat Sizer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leatham. A less common occupation for the Leatham family was Hatter. The most common Leatham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Leatham's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Hat Sizer

  • Hatter


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

Leatham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Leatham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leatham 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Leatham. 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 Leatham. For the veterans among your Leatham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leatham Life Expectancy

What is the average Leatham lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Leatham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Leatham in 1958 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leatham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leatham 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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