Leggett Family History
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Leggett Name Meaning
English: occupational name for an ambassador or representative, from Middle English and Old French legat, Latin legatus, ‘one who is appointed or ordained’. The name may also have been a pageant name or given to an person elected to represent his village at a manor court.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Liggett, Eggett, Meggett, Ledger, Claggett, Doggett, Edgett, Jewett