Liscomb Family History

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Liscomb Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Liscombe, in Devon and Somerset. The first is named from Old English lycce ‘enclosure’ + cumb ‘valley’, while Liscombe in Somerset is named with Old English hlose ‘pigsty’ + cumb.

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


Similar surnames: Linscomb, Luscombe, Whitcomb, Larcom, Linscott, Lipscomb, Liston

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Liscomb Family Origin

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Liscomb Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Fringemaker Oc (Trimming)

    33%
  • Laundress

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Liscomb family was Laundress. The most common Liscomb occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Liscomb's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Fringemaker Oc (Trimming) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Liscomb.

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Liscomb Historical Records

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Liscomb Life Expectancy

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