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Liebig Name Meaning

in the north, probably from a variant of Liebing, short form of a Germanic personal name formed with liob ‘dear’. in Silesia, Lausitz, and Bavaria, from the Slavic personal name Libnik, from ljub- ‘dear’ + suffix, or from a place name Liebich in Bohemia.

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


Similar surnames: Loebig, Lieb, Liebel, Fiebig, Sittig, Lier, Littig, Liebling, Lien

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Liebig Family Origin

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Liebig Family Occupations

What did your Liebig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Liebig family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Carpenter and Dealer In Horses were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liebig. The most common Liebig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Liebig's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Dealer In Horses

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%

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Liebig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Liebig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liebig 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 Liebig. 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 Liebig. For the veterans among your Liebig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liebig Life Expectancy

What is the average Liebig lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Liebig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Liebig in 1960 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Liebig 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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