Ledingham Family History

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Ledingham Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): probably a local habitational name from an unidentified place, possibly Ledikin in Culsalmond, which is recorded in 1600 as Ledinghame. Compare Leadingham.

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


Similar surnames: Leadingham, Bedinghaus, Stringham, Ringham, Hemingway, Everingham

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Ledingham Family Origin

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Ledingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Retired Farmer

    3%
  • Ag. Lab.

    1%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ledingham. The most common Ledingham occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Ledingham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ledingham family was Ag. Lab..

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Ledingham Historical Records

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Ledingham Life Expectancy

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