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Legate Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Leggett. English: from a medieval personal name, a variant of Legard 1 or Leger 1. French (Breton): nickname from Breton gad ‘hare’, with the le.

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

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Legate Family Origin

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Legate Family Occupations

What did your Legate ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Legate ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Cashier In Restraunt

    2%

In 1880, the most common Legate occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Legate's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Legate family was Cashier In Restraunt. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legate.

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Legate Historical Records

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Legate Life Expectancy

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