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Livesay Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in Lancashire, named from Old Norse hlíf ‘protection’, ‘shelter’ (or an unrecorded Old English cognate) + Old English eg ‘island’. possibly in a few cases from an Old English personal name composed of the leof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + sige ‘victory’.

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


Similar surnames: Loveday, Lindsay, Lisby, Rivera, Lovely, Ives, Lieske, Kivela, Lesky

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Livesay Family Origin

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Livesay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Livesay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Livesay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Livesay family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Livesay.

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Livesay Historical Records

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Livesay Life Expectancy

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