Lisbon Family History

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Lisbon Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic): Anglecized form of ‘Lisbon’, (Portuguese Lisboa), the capital city of Portugal. The name is first recorded in the Latin form Olisipo and is of uncertain, possibly Carthaginian, origin.

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


Similar surnames: Liston, Lison, Lipson, Sisson, Lipton, Lino, Ligon, Sison, Lisby

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Lisbon Family Origin

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Lisbon Family Occupations

What did your Lisbon ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lisbon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Clk. In Lumberyard

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lisbon family was Clk. In Lumberyard. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lisbon. The most common Lisbon occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 20% of Lisbon's were Farm Laborers.

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Lisbon Historical Records

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Lisbon Life Expectancy

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Famous Lisbon Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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