Lease Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: possibly a reduced and altered form of McLeish. English: see Lees 2.

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


Similar surnames: Leas, Nease, Leese, Leake, Leask, Leary, Lade, Leap, Dease, Pease

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Lease Family Origin

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Lease Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Going To School

    22%
  • Bar Tender

    11%
  • Carriage Maker

    11%

In 1881, the most common Lease occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Lease's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lease family was Carriage Maker. Farmer, Going To School and Bar Tender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lease.

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Lease Historical Records

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Lease Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Lease life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Lease in 1940 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lease

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