Le Name Meaning

Vietnamese (Lê): a royal or aristocratic name, the family name of the Lê Dynasty.

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


Similar surnames: He, Lu, Li, Ge, Re, Len, Lye, Ye, Lo, Lee

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Le Family Origin

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Le Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Le occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Le's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Le family was Gold Miner. Farmer, Miner and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Le.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Gold Miner

    11%

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Le Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Le Life Expectancy

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Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Le life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Le in 1970 was 46, and 65 in 2004.

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