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Leverton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places so called. One in Berkshire is named with the Old English female personal name Leofwaru (composed of the elements leof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + waru ‘care’) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; one in Lincolnshire has as its first element Old English l?fer ‘rush’, ‘reed’ (see Lever 2). North and South Leverton in Nottinghamshire may contain a river name identical to that in Lear 2.

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

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Leverton Family Origin

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Leverton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Leverton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Leverton's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leverton. A less common occupation for the Leverton family was Keeping House.

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Leverton Life Expectancy

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