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Legore Name Meaning

Possibly Italian, a nickname for a fleet-footed or timid person, from a northern variant of standard Italian lepre ‘hare’. However, only the plural form Legori is attested in Italian records.

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


Similar surnames: Lepore, Levere, Lepre, Pecore, Tenore, Legate, Lege, Legere, Legare

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Legore Family Origin

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Legore Family Occupations

What did your Legore ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Legore. 14% of Legore men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Legore women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Legore were Truck Driver and Button Sewer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Attendant
    6%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    8%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Saleslady
    8%
  • Button Sewer
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Legore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Legore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Legore 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 136 immigration records available for the last name Legore. 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 289 military records available for the last name Legore. For the veterans among your Legore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Legore Life Expectancy

What is the average Legore lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Legore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Legore in 1957 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

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