Lime Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a lime burner or for a whitewasher, from Old English lim ‘lime’.

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


Similar surnames: Limer, Line, Lile, Plume, Like, Timm, Pine, Lim, Loye, Lino

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Lime Family Origin

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Lime Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Dispatcher R. R.

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lime family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Dispatcher R. R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lime. The most common Lime occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Lime's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Lime | Data not to scale

Lime Historical Records

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Lime Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Lime life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lime in 1963 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lime

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