Limb Name Meaning

English: variant of Lum.

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


Similar surnames: Lim, Lumb, Lum, Lime, Tomb, Lion, Lisby, Liff, Lem, Lamb

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Limb Family Origin

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Limb Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coalminer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Limb family was Coalminer. The most common Limb occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 20% of Limb's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Limb.

Source: Census data for Limb | Data not to scale

Limb Historical Records

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Limb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2003, Limb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Limb in 1950 was 62, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Limb

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