Lieber Family History

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Lieber Name Meaning

German: variant of Lieb 1. German: variant of Liebert. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Liber.

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

Similar surnames: Liber, Liebe, Bieber, Liebert, Wieder, Hieber, Liebel, Leber, Fieber

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Lieber Family Origin

Where is the Lieber family from?

Lieber Family Occupations

What did your Lieber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lieber occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 12% of Lieber's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Lieber family was Blacksmith. Keeping House, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lieber.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lieber ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lieber Historical Records

What Lieber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lieber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lieber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lieber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lieber. For the veterans among your Lieber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lieber Life Expectancy

What is the average Lieber lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Lieber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lieber in 1947 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lieber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lieber ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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