Leef Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Leaf.

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

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Leef Family Origin

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Leef Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Druggist

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leef family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Druggist and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leef. The most common Leef occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Leef's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Leef | Data not to scale

Leef Historical Records

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Leef Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Leef life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Leef in 1963 was 82, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leef

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