Lystad Family History

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Lystad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of seven farms of this name in Norway. The first element of the place name is probably a river, either from Old Norse hlýr ‘warm’, ‘mild’ or, in another case, Lýsa ‘the shining one’ + staðir, plural of staðr ‘dwelling’, ‘farmstead’. The surname has spread into Sweden.

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

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Lystad Family Origin

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Lystad Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Laboring

    33%

In 1880, the most common Lystad occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Lystad's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Lystad family was Laboring. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lystad.

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Lystad Life Expectancy

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