Lynskey Family History

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Lynskey Name Meaning

Irish (Mayo, Galway): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Loingscigh, a variant of Ó Loingsigh (see Lynch).

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


Similar surnames: Linskey, Linsky, Linsey, Luskey, Coskey, Duskey, Croskey, Lackey

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Lynskey Family Origin

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Lynskey Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Iron Furnace

    20%
  • Stone Mason

    20%
  • Stone Mason & Farmer

    20%

In 1880, the most common Lynskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lynskey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lynskey family was Stone Mason & Farmer. Farmer, Iron Furnace and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lynskey.

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Lynskey Historical Records

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Lynskey Life Expectancy

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