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Leffew Name Meaning

Probably of French origin, a much altered form of Lafoy (see Foy). This is a frequent name in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Lehew, Leben, Leffel, Lerew, Peffer, Leffert, Jeffus, Leiser, Reffner

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Leffew Family Origin

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Leffew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Farm Hand

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    15%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Hand and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leffew. A less common occupation for the Leffew family was Keeping House. The most common Leffew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Leffew's were Farmers.

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Leffew Life Expectancy

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