Lycett Family History

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Lycett Name Meaning

English: variant of the habitational name Lissett, from Lissett in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which is named from Old English læs ‘meadow’, ‘pasture’ + (ge)set ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Lovett, Syrett, Rivett, Luckett, Lacer, Cetta, Lett, Hyett, Levett

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Lycett Family Origin

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Lycett Family Occupations

What did your Lycett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lycett family was Book Bindry. The most common Lycett occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Lycett's were Laborers. Laborer, Potter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lycett.

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Potter

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Book Bindry

    4%

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

Lycett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lycett Life Expectancy

What is the average Lycett lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Lycett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lycett in 1958 was 59, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lycett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lycett 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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