Lisbon Family History

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Lisbon Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic): Anglecized form of ‘Lisbon’, (Portuguese Lisboa), the capital city of Portugal. The name is first recorded in the Latin form Olisipo and is of uncertain, possibly Carthaginian, origin.

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

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Lisbon Family Origin

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Lisbon Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Clk. In Lumberyard

    10%

In 1880, the most common Lisbon occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 20% of Lisbon's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Lisbon family was Clk. In Lumberyard. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lisbon.

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Lisbon Historical Records

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Lisbon Life Expectancy

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Famous Lisbon Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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