Lesage Family History

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Lesage Name Meaning

French: nickname for a wise man, from Old French sage ‘wise’, ‘shrewd’, ‘prudent’ (Late Latin sapius, from sapere ‘taste’, ‘discern’, ‘discriminate’), with the definite article le.

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


Similar surnames: Lepage, Sage, Lestage, Large, Legare, Lege, Lahaye, Visage, Legate

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Lesage Family Origin

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Lesage Family Occupations

What did your Lesage ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cabinet Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lesage. 10% of Lesage men worked as a Cabinet Maker and 62% of Lesage women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lesage were Clerk Employer Dock Retired and Millinery Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cabinet Maker
    10%
  • Cafe Proprietor
    10%
  • Carman
    10%
  • Clerk Employer Dock Retired
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    62%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Millinery Copyist
    8%
  • Millinery Worker
    8%

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

Lesage Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Lesage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lesage 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lesage. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lesage. For the veterans among your Lesage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lesage Life Expectancy

What is the average Lesage lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lesage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Lesage in 1944 was 80, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lesage

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