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Lexa Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: from a reduced form of Alexander.

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


Similar surnames: Alexa, Reha, Lena, Seda, Lex, Dea, Reda, Leys, Les, Lyda

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Where is the Lexa family from?

You can see how Lexa families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lexa family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Lexa families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Lexa families living in New York. This was about 47% of all the recorded Lexa's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Lexa families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lexa surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lexa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lexa. 39% of Lexa men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Help
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lexa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lexa census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 309 immigration records available for the last name Lexa. 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 Cards

There are 762 military records available for the last name Lexa. For the veterans among your Lexa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lexa lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Lexa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lexa in 1966 was 72, and 85 in 2004.

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