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Leonards Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from Leonard. It is probably also an adoption of a cognate in other European languages.

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


Similar surnames: Leonard, Leonardo, Lenard, Bernard, Leonardi, Leopard, Leonardson

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Leonards Family Origin

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Leonards Family Occupations

What did your Leonards ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Auctioneer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leonards. A less common occupation for the Leonards family was Laborer. The most common Leonards occupation in the USA was Auctioneer. 33% of Leonards's were Auctioneers.

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  • Auctioneer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Leonards Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leonards Life Expectancy

What is the average Leonards lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Leonards life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Leonards in 1962 was 63, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leonards

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leonards 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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