Legge Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Legg.

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

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Legge Family Origin

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Legge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legge. The most common Legge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Legge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Legge family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Legge | Data not to scale

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Legge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Legge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Legge in 1946 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Legge

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