Lie Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant spelling of Li 4. In Norway this is the most frequent spelling. Dutch (de Lie): from a short form of the saint’s name Odilia, the Latin form of a Germanic name Odela, from othala ‘paternal inheritance or possession’. Variant of Korean Li.

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

Similar surnames: Lee, Lien, Lier, Lim, Lio, Li, Lia, Lied, Lies, Lipe

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Lie Family Origin

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Lie Family Occupations

What did your Lie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerks Salesman To Machinery Suppliers and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lie. 7% of Lie men worked as a Clerks Salesman To Machinery Suppliers and 32% of Lie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lie were General Labourer and Cleaner Out Of Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerks Salesman To Machinery Suppliers
  • Coal Miner (shift Worker) Below
  • Commericial Traveller
  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Avon India Rubber Co Worker
  • Cleaner Out Of Work

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Lie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lie 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Lie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 24,000 military records available for the last name Lie. For the veterans among your Lie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lie Life Expectancy

What is the average Lie lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Lie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lie in 1966 was 78, and 66 in 2003.

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