Leggiero Family History

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Leggiero Name Meaning

Southern Italian: derogatory nickname from Sicilian leggeru, leggiu ‘light’, in the sense ‘superficial’, ‘vain’ ‘irresponsible’.

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

Similar surnames: Leggio, Leger, Ruggiero, Legore, Guggino, Pensiero, Lenger, Liggio

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Leggiero Family Origin

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Leggiero Family Occupations

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Leggiero Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 276 census records available for the last name Leggiero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leggiero 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Leggiero. 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 67 military records available for the last name Leggiero. For the veterans among your Leggiero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leggiero Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Leggiero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Leggiero in 1958 was 69, and 92 in 2004.

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