Lyssy Family History

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Lyssy Name Meaning

Altered form of Czech and Slovak Lysý ‘bald’, nickname for a man with a bald pate.

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

Similar surnames: Lissy, Lisy, Lysek, Lysak, Lesky, Luks, Lease, Rysavy, Mossey, Lydy

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Lyssy Family Origin

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Lyssy Family Occupations

What did your Lyssy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lyssy family was Keeping House. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lyssy. The most common Lyssy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Lyssy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House


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

Lyssy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 754 census records available for the last name Lyssy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lyssy 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Lyssy. 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 251 military records available for the last name Lyssy. For the veterans among your Lyssy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lyssy Life Expectancy

What is the average Lyssy lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lyssy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lyssy in 1960 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lyssy 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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