Liebig Family History

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Liebig Name Meaning

in the north, probably from a variant of Liebing, short form of a Germanic personal name formed with liob ‘dear’. in Silesia, Lausitz, and Bavaria, from the Slavic personal name Libnik, from ljub- ‘dear’ + suffix, or from a place name Liebich in Bohemia.

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

Similar surnames: Loebig, Lieb, Liebel, Fiebig, Sittig, Lier, Littig, Liebling, Lien

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Liebig Family Origin

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Liebig Family Occupations

What did your Liebig ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Shell Examiner C I A Royal As and Domestic Service were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Liebig. 50% of Liebig men worked as a Shell Examiner C I A Royal As and 34% of Liebig women worked as a Domestic Service. Some less common occupations for Americans named Liebig were Word Spirit bead commercial Traveller and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Shell Examiner C I A Royal As
  • Word Spirit bead commercial Traveller

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Service
  • Domestic Terrice
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Liebig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Liebig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liebig 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Liebig. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Liebig. For the veterans among your Liebig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liebig Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Liebig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Liebig in 1960 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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