Lightbody Family History

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Lightbody Name Meaning

nickname for a cheerful person or a busy and active one, from Middle English lyght ‘light’ (see Light 1 and 2) + body ‘individual’. nickname for a small person, from Middle English lite ‘little’ (see Light 3) + body ‘individual’.

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


Similar surnames: Light, Lightfoot, Golightly, Lichter, Lightman, Lighter, Highley

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Lightbody Family Origin

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Lightbody Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coalminer

    3%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Ironstone Miner

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Coalminer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lightbody. The most common Lightbody occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Lightbody's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lightbody family was Ironstone Miner.

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Lightbody Historical Records

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Lightbody Life Expectancy

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