Leath Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or worked at a barn, Middle English lathe, from Old Norse hlaða.

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


Similar surnames: Heath, Leach, Leaf, Beach, Dearth, Reach, Bath, Peach, Leite, Loach

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Leath Family Origin

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Leath Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Laundress

    6%
  • (Lodging) Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Leath occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Leath's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leath. A less common occupation for the Leath family was (Lodging) Annuitant.

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Leath Historical Records

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Leath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Leath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leath in 1948 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leath

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