Ligas Family History

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Ligas Name Meaning

Polish (also Ligasz): nickname from a derivative of Old Polish ligac ‘to lie’ or ‘to kick up a fuss’.

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


Similar surnames: Lis, Miga, Bilas, Rigas, Livas, Milas, Lizak, Biggs, Vilas, Lovas

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Ligas Family Origin

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Ligas Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ligas occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Ligas's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    100%

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Ligas Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ligas Life Expectancy

What is the average Ligas lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ligas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ligas in 1966 was 76, and 63 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ligas 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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