Lisby Family History

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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

What did your Lisby ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Lisby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lisby Life Expectancy

What is the average Lisby lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lisby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lisby 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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