Liff Name Meaning

English: variant of Leaf. Jewish: variant of Lief.

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


Similar surnames: Lief, Life, Riff, Aliff, Luff, Oliff, Ziff, Ruff, Lion, Roff

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Liff Family Origin

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Liff Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Dock Labourer

    33%
  • Labourer In Iron Works

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Liff family was Labourer In Iron Works. The most common Liff occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 33% of Liff's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Dock Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Liff.

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Liff Historical Records

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Liff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Liff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Liff in 1963 was 79, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liff

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