Lysne Family History

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Lysne Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in southwestern Norway named Ljøsne, from Old Norse Ljósnar, plural of ljósn, related to ljóss ‘light’. The name may denote a forest clearing or glade.

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


Similar surnames: Lye, Lone, Lyng, Lyne, Lyde, Laske, Lehne, Lynn, Lyle, Lesner

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Lysne Family Origin

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Lysne Family Occupations

What did your Lysne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lysne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Lysne's were Farmers. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lysne.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%

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

Lysne Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lysne Life Expectancy

What is the average Lysne lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lysne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lysne in 1962 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lysne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lysne 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.

Famous Lysne Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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