Leeper Family History

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Leeper Name Meaning

from Middle English le(a)pere, an occupational name for a basket maker (from Old English leap ‘basket’). occupational name or nickname for a dancer, runner, or courier (Old English hleapere).

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


Similar surnames: Lepper, Leep, Sleeper, Pepper, Ledger, Lemer, Meeker, Keiper, Neeper

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Leeper Family Origin

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Leeper Family Occupations

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  • Agri Lab

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    5%
  • Clerk In Holy Orders

    5%

In 1881, the most common Leeper occupation in the UK was Agri Lab. 5% of Leeper's were Agri Labs. A less common occupation for the Leeper family was Clerk In Holy Orders. Agri Lab, Carpenter and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leeper.

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Leeper Historical Records

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Leeper Life Expectancy

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