Atlee Family History

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Atlee Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone whose dwelling was ‘by the clearing or meadow’, Middle English atte lee. The word lea or lee (Old English leah) originally meant ‘wood’, thence ‘clearing in a wood’, and, by the Middle English period, ‘grassy meadow’.

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

Similar surnames: Lee, Ratley, Hatley, Batley, Tree, Oatley, Watler, Alley, Clee, Klee

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Atlee Family Origin

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Atlee Family Occupations

What did your Atlee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Atlee family was Physician. Carpenter, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Atlee. The most common Atlee occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Atlee's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Lawyer

  • Physician


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Atlee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Atlee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Atlee 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 558 immigration records available for the last name Atlee. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 730 military records available for the last name Atlee. For the veterans among your Atlee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Atlee Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Atlee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Atlee in 1963 was 80, and 72 in 2004.

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