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Limb Family History

Limb Name Meaning
English: variant of Lum.

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

69,165 Historical Documents with Limb on Ancestry.com
23,685 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,431 Military Records
789 Immigration Records
12,422 Census and Voter Lists
30,838 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Limb Families

  • Number of Limb families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Limb families
     121 - 240
     41 - 120
     1 - 40
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Limb last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Limb census records

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Limb Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Limb families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Limb Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Limb families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Limb

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Limb Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Limb census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Limb ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Limb Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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