Leong Family History

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Leong Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Liang.

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


Similar surnames: Leung, Long, Leng, Jeong, Teng, Kwong, Hong, Pong, Eng, Lung

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Leong Family Origin

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Leong Family Occupations

What did your Leong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leong occupation in the USA was Laborer. 10% of Leong's were Laborers. Laborer, Tailor and Works In Shoe Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leong. A less common occupation for the Leong family was Sailor.

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  • Laborer

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    10%
  • Sailor

    7%

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

Leong Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leong. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leong census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Leong

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Leong. 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 Leong. For the veterans among your Leong ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leong Life Expectancy

What is the average Leong lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Leong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Leong in 1944 was 67, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leong 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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