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Leandro Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from the personal name Leandro, Greek Leandros, which is composed of the elements leon ‘lion’ + aner (genitive andros) ‘man’. In Greek legend, Leander is the name of a hero who swam across the Hellespont every night to visit his beloved, Hero, and back again in the morning, but was eventually drowned during a violent storm. In Christian times, the name was borne by a 6th-century saint, who was a leading ecclesiastical figure of his day, a friend of Gregory the Great, and became archbishop of Seville. Leandros is also found as a Greek family name.

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

Similar surnames: Landin, Leander, Leano, Laundry, Lando, Gennaro, Lander, Lanzo

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Leandro Family Origin

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Leandro Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Leandro occupation in the USA was Herdsman. 100% of Leandro's were Herdsmans.

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Leandro Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 354 military records available for the last name Leandro. For the veterans among your Leandro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leandro Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Leandro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Leandro in 1953 was 42, and 70 in 2004.

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