Leclere Family History

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Leclere Name Meaning

French (Leclère): metronymic from a female personal name from the dialect word clère ‘clear’ (modern French clair(e)), with the definite article le, which was feminine in the old Picard dialect. The surname may also be derived from a place in Seine-Maritime called Clère, which comes from the name of a river which rises there, La Clères ‘clear river’. North American spelling variant of Leclair or Leclerc.

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

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Leclere Family Origin

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Leclere Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • At Home

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leclere. A less common occupation for the Leclere family was Blacksmith. The most common Leclere occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Leclere's were Farmers.

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Leclere Historical Records

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Leclere Life Expectancy

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