Leed Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a loud, rushing stream, Old English hl¯de, or a habitational name from Lead in West Yorkshire, which is named from Old English l?d ‘water course’ or Old English hleda ‘ledge’.

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


Similar surnames: Lee, Leeds, Lees, Leet, Loud, Leer, Fleet, Peed, Seed, Beed

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Leed Family Origin

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Leed Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leed family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Leed occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Leed's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leed.

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Leed Historical Records

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Leed Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Leed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Leed in 1962 was 74, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leed

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