Locklear Family History

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Locklear Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Lockyer. This name occurs predominantly in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Locklar, Locker, Clear, Fockler, Lockley, Locklair, Loker, Lollar

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Locklear Family Origin

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Locklear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer In Turpentine

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Turpentine Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer In Turpentine and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Locklear. A less common occupation for the Locklear family was Turpentine Laborer. The most common Locklear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Locklear's were Farmers.

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Locklear Historical Records

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Locklear Life Expectancy

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