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Limehouse Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Limehouse in Greater London, named in Old English as ‘(the) lime-kilns’, from lim ‘lime’ + ast ‘oast’, ‘kiln’.

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


Similar surnames: Morehouse, Millhouse, Whitehouse, Woodhouse, Brickhouse, Newhouse

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Limehouse Family Origin

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Limehouse Family Occupations

What did your Limehouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Limehouse family was Labor. The most common Limehouse occupation in the USA was Laborer. 42% of Limehouse's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Limehouse.

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  • Laborer

    42%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Labor

    8%

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

Limehouse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Limehouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Limehouse lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Limehouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Limehouse in 1958 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Limehouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Limehouse 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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