Ligman Family History

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Ligman Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the places named Lieck, Lieg, Liegau in the Rhineland and Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Lisman, Lagman, Digman, Lipman, Lian, Logan, Lineman, Sigman, Layman

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Ligman Family Origin

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Ligman Family Occupations

What did your Ligman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Barber were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ligman. The most common Ligman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ligman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ligman family was Farm.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Farm

    17%

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

Ligman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Ligman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ligman. 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 Ligman. For the veterans among your Ligman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ligman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ligman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ligman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ligman in 1960 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ligman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ligman 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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