Legere Family History

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Legere Name Meaning

French (Légère): from a légère, feminine form of Leger 2.

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


Similar surnames: Leger, Lavere, Legare, Lepere, Lemere, Legel, Legate, Legore, Lege

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Legere Family Origin

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Legere Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Works In Shoe Fact.

    22%
  • Dairyman

    11%
  • Merchant

    11%

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In 1880, farmer, Works In Shoe Fact. and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legere. A less common occupation for the Legere family was Merchant. The most common Legere occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Legere's were Farmers.

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Legere Historical Records

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Legere Life Expectancy

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