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Lyers Family History

Lyers Name Meaning

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

932 Historical Documents and Family Trees with Lyers on Ancestry.com
382 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
51 Military Records
66 Immigration Records
384 Census and Voter Lists
49 Member Family Trees

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Name Distribution of Lyers Families

  • Number of Lyers families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lyers families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lyers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lyers census records

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Lyers 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 Lyers 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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Lyers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Lyers 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 Lyers

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Lyers lived, as well as find information about specific Lyers ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Lyers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lyers census records

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

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

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Military Service by Lyers

Did the Lyerses fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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