Lievens Family History

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Lievens Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the old personal name Lieven, of Germanic origin, composed of the elements lief ‘dear’ + wine ‘friend’.

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

Similar surnames: Leven, Livers, Levens, Levins, Likens, Neuens, Linders, Lippens

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Lievens Family Origin

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Lievens Family Occupations

What did your Lievens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lievens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lievens's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lievens.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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Lievens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 937 census records available for the last name Lievens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lievens 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 602 immigration records available for the last name Lievens. 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 214 military records available for the last name Lievens. For the veterans among your Lievens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lievens Life Expectancy

What is the average Lievens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lievens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Lievens in 1962 was 81, and 93 in 2004.

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