Leet Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a watercourse or road junction, Old English gel?t, or a habitational name from Leat in Devon, or The Leete in Essex, named with this element.

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

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Leet Family Origin

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Leet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leet family was Carpenter. The most common Leet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Leet's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leet.

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Leet Historical Records

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Leet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Leet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Leet in 1955 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leet

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