Leos Family History

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Leos Name Meaning

variant spelling of Spanish Leoz, a habitational name of Basque origin, from Leotz in Navarre province. Greek: from the personal name Leos, pet form of Leon.

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


Similar surnames: Leon, Leo, Lees, Leys, Loos, Lemos, Lio, Sens, Roos, Look

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Leos Family Origin

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Leos Family Occupations

What did your Leos ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Feader Woollen Heavy Worker and Cotton Winder were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Leos. 50% of Leos men worked as a Feader Woollen Heavy Worker and 34% of Leos women worked as a Cotton Winder. Some less common occupations for Americans named Leos were Woollen Weaver and Woollen Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Feader Woollen Heavy Worker
    50%
  • Woollen Weaver
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Winder
    34%
  • Sick Nurse S R N Charge Of Ophosting Theat
    34%
  • Woollen Maker
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Leos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Leos. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 566 military records available for the last name Leos. For the veterans among your Leos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leos Life Expectancy

What is the average Leos lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Leos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Leos in 1952 was 31, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leos ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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