Lege Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin. With two syllables (Legé), it may be a variant of French Le Gai, a nickname for a cheerful person (see Gay, Dugay).

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


Similar surnames: Loge, Leger, Lage, Leve, Lese, Legg, Ege, Lemer, Leber, Ledet

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Lege Family Origin

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Lege Family Occupations

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  • House Painter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Lege occupation in the UK was House Painter. 100% of Lege's were House Painters.

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Between 1958 and 2004, Lege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lege in 1958 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lege

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