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Leitao Name Meaning

Portuguese (Leitão): metonymic occupational name for a keeper of pigs, or nickname meaning ‘piglet’, from Portuguese leitão ‘(suckling) pig’.

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


Similar surnames: Leyton, Leiman, Leite, Leino, Leitman, Bitar, Leap, Beito, Leith

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Leitao Family Origin

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Leitao Family Occupations

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Leitao Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leitao Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Leitao life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Leitao in 1962 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

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