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Lively Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English lifly ‘lively’, ‘nimble’.

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


Similar surnames: Lovely, Lilly, Levell, Likely, Lovell, Livesay, Wivell, Snively, Lier

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Lively Family Origin

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Lively Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lively family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lively. The most common Lively occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Lively's were Farmers.

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Lively Historical Records

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Lively Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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