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Lepre Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a fleet-footed or timid person, from lepre ‘hare’ (from Latin lepus ‘hare’, genitive leporis). French (Lepré): topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow or field, Old French pred, with the definite article le.

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


Similar surnames: Lepore, Lapre, Lepere, Dupre, Legore, Levere, Lepera, Lege, Leite

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Where is the Lepre family from?

You can see how Lepre families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lepre family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Lepre families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Lepre family living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Lepre's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Lepre families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lepre surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lepre ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Sewing Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lepre. 26% of Lepre men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Lepre women worked as a Sewing Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lepre were Truck Driver and New Worker. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    26%
  • Presser
    13%
  • Fisherman
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Sewing Machine Operator
    34%
  • Operator
    34%
  • New Worker
    34%
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What Lepre family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lepre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lepre census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 587 immigration records available for the last name Lepre. 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 Cards

There are 520 military records available for the last name Lepre. For the veterans among your Lepre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lepre lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lepre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lepre in 1957 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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