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Ledsome Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Cheshire and West Yorkshire, called Ledsham. The first is named with the Old English personal name Leofede + Old English ham ‘homestead’ and the second is recorded in Domesday Book as Ledesham ‘homestead within the district of Leeds’.

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


Similar surnames: Bledsoe, Ledford, Newsome, Leslie, Dome, Wedmore, Jerome, Leddon

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Ledsome Family Origin

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Ledsome Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Gardener

    14%
  • Gen Lab

    14%
  • Huxter

    14%

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In 1881, Farmer, Gardener and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ledsome. The most common Ledsome occupation in the UK was Farmer. 29% of Ledsome's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ledsome family was Huxter.

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Ledsome Historical Records

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Ledsome Life Expectancy

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