Leithead Family History

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Leithead Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a farm at the head of the Water of Leith, which flows through Edinburgh.

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


Similar surnames: Leith, Muirhead, Lochhead, Redhead, Leisher, Whitehead, Lawhead

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Leithead Family Origin

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Leithead Family Occupations

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  • Baunscheiditist

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Foreman Printer

    9%
  • Grocer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leithead family was Grocer. Baunscheiditist, Carpenter and Foreman Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leithead. The most common Leithead occupation in the USA was Baunscheiditist. 9% of Leithead's were Baunscheiditists.

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Leithead Historical Records

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Leithead Life Expectancy

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