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Levens Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria, so named from the Old English personal name Leofa (genitive form) + næss ‘promontory’. North German: patronymic from Leven 2.

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


Similar surnames: Leven, Levins, Levene, Lees, Lever, Lievens, Leeds, Ovens, Lebens

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Levens Family Origin

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Levens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Engineer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Levens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Levens's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levens. A less common occupation for the Levens family was Engineer.

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