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Leonardo Name Meaning

Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from the Germanic personal name Leonhard, formed from the elements leo ‘lion’ + hard, ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; this was an early medieval saint’s name (see Leonard).

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


Similar surnames: Leonard, Leonhardt, Lopardo, Reynard, Leonardi, Bernardo, Leandro

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Leonardo Family Origin

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Leonardo Family Occupations

What did your Leonardo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leonardo occupation in the USA was Cook. 25% of Leonardo's were Cooks. A less common occupation for the Leonardo family was Saloon Keeper. Cook, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leonardo.

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  • Cook

    25%
  • Fisherman

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%

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

Leonardo Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leonardo Life Expectancy

What is the average Leonardo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Leonardo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leonardo in 1944 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leonardo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leonardo 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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