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Where is the Lesslie family from?
You can see how Lesslie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lesslie family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lesslie families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1840 there were 7 Lesslie families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 47% of all the recorded Lesslie's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Lesslie families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lesslie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lesslie. 22% of Lesslie men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Lesslie women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lesslie were Carpenter and Stenographer. .