Leithead Family History

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Leithead Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a farm at the head of the Water of Leith, which flows through Edinburgh.

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


Similar surnames: Leith, Muirhead, Lochhead, Redhead, Leisher, Whitehead, Lawhead

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Leithead Family Origin

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Leithead Family Occupations

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  • Joiner

    6%
  • Chemist & Druggist

    4%
  • Umbrella Manufacturer

    4%
  • Ag. Lab.

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Leithead family was Ag. Lab.. Joiner, Chemist & Druggist and Umbrella Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leithead. The most common Leithead occupation in the UK was Joiner. 6% of Leithead's were Joiners.

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Leithead Historical Records

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Leithead Life Expectancy

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