Leyva Name Meaning

Spanish: variant of Leiva.

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


Similar surnames: Leyba, Leiva, Reyna, Lenza, Leyman, Lerma, Leyh, Lena, Eva, Leyes

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Leyva Family Origin

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Leyva Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Labor

    17%

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In 1880, Barber, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leyva. The most common Leyva occupation in the USA was Barber. 17% of Leyva's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Leyva family was Labor.

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Leyva Historical Records

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Leyva Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Leyva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Leyva in 1957 was 46, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leyva

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