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Lightsey Name Meaning

Probably an Americanization of German Leutze or Leitze, short forms of a Germanic personal name formed with liut ‘people’, ‘tribe’.

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

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Lightsey Family Origin

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Lightsey Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Field Hand

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lightsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Lightsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lightsey. A less common occupation for the Lightsey family was Field Hand.

Source: Census data for Lightsey | Data not to scale

Lightsey Historical Records

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Lightsey Life Expectancy

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