Leisure Family History

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Leisure Name Meaning

Probably of French origin: see Leasure.

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

Similar surnames: Laisure, Leasure, Laizure, Lesure, Lemere, Lasure, Mercure, Lefevre

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Leisure Family Origin

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Leisure Family Occupations

What did your Leisure ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leisure occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Leisure's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leisure. A less common occupation for the Leisure family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Leisure Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leisure. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leisure 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 Leisure. 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 Leisure. For the veterans among your Leisure ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leisure Life Expectancy

What is the average Leisure lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Leisure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Leisure in 1950 was 26, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leisure

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leisure 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.

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