Lysaght Family History

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Lysaght Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Iasachta ‘son of the foreign lad or servant’, from the genitive of iasacht ‘borrowing’, used as an adjective meaning ‘foreign’.

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


Similar surnames: Enright, Lynaugh, Lanagan, Lish, Dysart, Lyda, Lahart, Lyman, Lobaugh

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Lysaght Family Origin

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Lysaght Family Occupations

What did your Lysaght ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Boilermaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lysaght. A less common occupation for the Lysaght family was Booker Whos. H. The most common Lysaght occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Lysaght's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Boilermaker

    6%
  • Booker Whos. H

    6%

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

Lysaght Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lysaght Life Expectancy

What is the average Lysaght lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lysaght life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Lysaght in 1960 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lysaght

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lysaght 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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