Lecce Family History

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Lecce Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of the places called Lecce, notably the city in Apulia.

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

Similar surnames: Lence, Lee, Leckie, Pecci, Lucca, Leccese, Cece, Leese, Leite, Vece

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Lecce Family Origin

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Lecce Family Occupations

What did your Lecce ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Heat In Mills Tinplate Works Heavy Wroker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lecce. 17% of Lecce men worked as a Heat In Mills Tinplate Works Heavy Wroker and 42% of Lecce women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lecce were Master Tailor and Household Dutiesunpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Heat In Mills Tinplate Works Heavy Wroker
  • Labourer Raf Maintainance Contractor
  • Lorry Driver Haulage Contr coal Dea
  • Master Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cigar Coner
  • Domestic Servant Lank
  • Household Dutiesunpaid

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

Lecce Historical Records

What Lecce family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Lecce

Passenger List

There are 760 immigration records available for the last name Lecce. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 287 military records available for the last name Lecce. For the veterans among your Lecce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lecce Life Expectancy

What is the average Lecce lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lecce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lecce in 1957 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lecce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lecce ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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