Leese Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English and Scottish Lees. German: habitational name from a place so named near Hannover.

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

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Leese Family Origin

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Leese Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Leese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Leese's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leese. A less common occupation for the Leese family was Farm Laborer.

Source: Census data for Leese | Data not to scale

Leese Historical Records

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Leese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Leese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Leese in 1947 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leese

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