Lipscomb Family History

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Lipscomb Name Meaning

English: habitational name of uncertain origin, perhaps a variant of Liscomb.

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


Similar surnames: Linscomb, Liscomb, Lipson, Claycomb, Wiscombe, Liston, Titcomb

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Lipscomb Family Origin

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Lipscomb Family Occupations

What did your Lipscomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lipscomb. The most common Lipscomb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lipscomb's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lipscomb family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Lipscomb Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lipscomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Lipscomb lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lipscomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lipscomb in 1941 was 31, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lipscomb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lipscomb 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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