Lison Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Lison in Calvados, France. Perhaps also Czech or Slovak, a derivative of lis ‘fox’ (see Lis).

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


Similar surnames: Ligon, Lion, Liston, Lipson, Limon, Ison, Linson, Lason, Lyson

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Lison Family Origin

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Lison Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    27%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Basket Maker

    9%
  • Engineer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lison family was Engineer. The most common Lison occupation in the USA was Farming. 27% of Lison's were Farmings. Farming, At Home and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lison.

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Lison Historical Records

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Lison Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Lison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lison in 1961 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lison

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