Lumley Family History

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Lumley Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from Lumley, a place in County Durham, so named from Old English lum(m) ‘pool’ (see Lum 1) + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Lumley Family Origin

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Lumley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lumley. A less common occupation for the Lumley family was Carpenter. The most common Lumley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lumley's were Farmers.

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Lumley Historical Records

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Lumley Life Expectancy

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