Leclere Family History

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Leclere Name Meaning

French (Leclère): metronymic from a female personal name from the dialect word clère ‘clear’ (modern French clair(e)), with the definite article le, which was feminine in the old Picard dialect. The surname may also be derived from a place in Seine-Maritime called Clère, which comes from the name of a river which rises there, La Clères ‘clear river’. North American spelling variant of Leclair or Leclerc.

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


Similar surnames: Leclerc, Lemer, Legree, Uecker, Leclercq, Lepere, Peeler, Dehler

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Leclere Family Origin

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Leclere Family Occupations

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  • Chemist At Chemical Wks

    25%
  • Engraver (Silver)

    25%
  • Hairdresser

    25%
  • Independent

    25%

In 1881, Chemist At Chemical Wks, Engraver (Silver) and Hairdresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leclere. A less common occupation for the Leclere family was Independent. The most common Leclere occupation in the UK was Chemist At Chemical Wks. 25% of Leclere's were Chemist At Chemical Wkss.

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Leclere Historical Records

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Leclere Life Expectancy

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