Leid Name Meaning

German: a nickname for an unpleasant person, from Middle High German leit ‘disagreeable’.

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


Similar surnames: Leis, Lein, Heid, Leib, Lei, Feind, Feig, Meidl, Lind, Reid

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Leid Family Origin

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Leid Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leid. A less common occupation for the Leid family was Farm Laborer. The most common Leid occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Leid's were Farmers.

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Leid Historical Records

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Leid Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Leid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Leid in 1961 was 52, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leid

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