Lisby Name Meaning

Danish: habitational name from a place named Lisby. English: unexplained. Possibly a habitational name; it may be a variant of Lusby or from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Lusby, Wisby, Risby, Bisby, Silsby, Lasky, Cosby, Milby, Brisby

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Lisby Family Origin

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Lisby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lisby. The most common Lisby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lisby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lisby family was Keeping House.

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Lisby Historical Records

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Lisby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Lisby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Lisby in 1964 was 86, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lisby

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