Libby Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the female personal names Elizabeth or Isabel.

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

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Libby Family Origin

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Libby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Libby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Libby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Libby family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Libby.

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Libby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Libby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Libby in 1943 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Libby

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