Leddon Family History

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Leddon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Leadon or Upleadon in Herefordshire, or Highleadon or Upleadon in Gloucestershire, all named from the Leadon river, which derives its name from British litano- ‘broad’.

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


Similar surnames: Lyddon, Seddon, Lenton, London, Eldon, Leon, Haddon, Weedon, Hendon

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Leddon Family Origin

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Leddon Family Occupations

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  • Boiler Smith

    9%
  • Charwoman

    9%
  • Chimney Sweep

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Leddon family was Coal Miner. The most common Leddon occupation in the UK was Boiler Smith. 9% of Leddon's were Boiler Smiths. Boiler Smith, Charwoman and Chimney Sweep were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leddon.

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Leddon Historical Records

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Leddon Life Expectancy

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