Litherland Family History

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Litherland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the district so called near Liverpool, consisting of Uplitherland and Downlitherland. The place name is derived from Old Norse hlíðar, genitive of hlíð ‘slope’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Sutherland, Sunderland, Erland, Hetland, Berland, Loveland, Haberland

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Litherland Family Origin

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Litherland Family Occupations

What did your Litherland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Bridge Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Litherland. The most common Litherland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Litherland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Litherland family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Keeps House

    6%
  • Bridge Carpenter

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Litherland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Litherland Life Expectancy

What is the average Litherland lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Litherland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Litherland in 1952 was 46, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litherland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Litherland 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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