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Leland Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: reduced form of McClellan or McLelland.

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


Similar surnames: Cleland, Clelland, Feland, Beland, Roland, Leard, Nyland, Reuland

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Leland Family Origin

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Leland Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Boot Manuft

    13%
  • College Servant

    13%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Boot Manuft were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leland. The most common Leland occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Leland's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Leland family was College Servant.

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Leland Historical Records

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Leland Life Expectancy

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