Levi Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic and Ashkenazic): see Levy.

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


Similar surnames: Levit, Levy, Levis, Levin, Leve, Levie, Lev, Levitt, Len, Leva

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Levi Family Origin

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Levi Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Levi family was Keeping House. The most common Levi occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Levi's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levi.

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Levi Historical Records

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Levi Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Levi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Levi in 1940 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levi

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