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Linscomb Name Meaning

English: habitational name possibly from any of three places in Devon called Lincombe, named in Old English with lin ‘flax’ or lind ‘lime tree’ + cumb ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Liscomb, Linscott, Lipscomb, Branscomb, Luscombe, Ledsome, Acomb

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Linscomb Family Origin

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Linscomb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Washes Clothes

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linscomb. A less common occupation for the Linscomb family was Washes Clothes. The most common Linscomb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Linscomb's were Farmers.

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Linscomb Historical Records

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Linscomb Life Expectancy

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