Lesley Family History

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Lesley Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Leslie.

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


Similar surnames: Lasley, Lessley, Kerley, Pasley, Fenley, Mealey, Hasley, Besley

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Lesley Family Origin

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Lesley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Student

    15%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer Son

    8%

In 1881, the most common Lesley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Lesley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lesley family was Farmer Son. Farmer, Student and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lesley.

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Lesley Historical Records

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Lesley Life Expectancy

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