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Liness Family History

Liness Name Meaning

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

2,368 Historical Documents with Liness on Ancestry
547 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
54 Military Records
94 Immigration Records
410 Census and Voter Lists
1,263 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Liness Families

  • Number of Liness families
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Liness last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Liness families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Liness census records

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Liness Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Liness

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Liness Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Liness census records

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Liness Civil War Service Records

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