Leonardson Family History

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Leonardson Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian Leon(h)ardsen, a patronymic from the personal name Leonard.

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


Similar surnames: Edwardsen, Leonardo, Leonardi, Edwardson, Leonard, Enerson, Pearson

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Leonardson Family Origin

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Leonardson Family Occupations

What did your Leonardson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leonardson family was Brakeman R.R.. The most common Leonardson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Leonardson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leonardson.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Minister

    10%
  • Brakeman R.R.

    5%

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

Leonardson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leonardson Life Expectancy

What is the average Leonardson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Leonardson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Leonardson in 1962 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leonardson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leonardson 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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