Leggette Family History

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Leggette Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Leggett.

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


Similar surnames: Legette, Leggitt, Legate, Leggett, Revette, Eggett, Legge, Haggett

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Leggette Family Origin

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Leggette Family Occupations

What did your Leggette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Planter, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leggette. The most common Leggette occupation in the USA was Planter. 50% of Leggette's were Planters. A less common occupation for the Leggette family was Farming.

View Census data for Leggette | Data not to scale

  • Planter

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Leggette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leggette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leggette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leggette. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Leggette. For the veterans among your Leggette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leggette Life Expectancy

What is the average Leggette lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Leggette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Leggette in 1963 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leggette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leggette ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Leggette Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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