Leah Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Leah Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Leah family

Profession Census Frequency
Agricultural Labourer 26
Female Servant 19
Silk Weaver 16
Cotton Weaver 15
Male Servant 14
Labourer 11
Farmer 9
Independent 9
Cotton Spinner 7
Miner 6
Cotton Piecer 5
Silk Piecer 5
Cotton Carder 3
Shoe Maker 3
Butcher 3
Fuller 3
Milliner 3
Piecer 3
Cotton Wainder 2
Publican 2
Silk Spinner 2
Surgeon 2
Grocer 2
Pottery Painter Apprentice 2
Reeler 2

Leah Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Leah 100% 8,905
2 Lihou 20% 214

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The surname Leah is the most popular version of all its varients

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