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Lisman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Listman, an ornamental name, composed of German List ‘cunning’ or Lust ‘joy’, ‘pleasure’ (with the vowel change from u to i peculiar to the Yiddish dialect spoken in Poland) + Mann ‘man’. Dutch: variant of Lies.

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


Similar surnames: Lipman, Zisman, Osman, Litman, Libman, Wisman, Nieman, Eisman, Mesman

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Lisman Family Origin

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Lisman Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Cigar Manager

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Livery Stable Keeper

    25%

In 1881, the most common Lisman occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 25% of Lisman's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Cigar Manager and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lisman. A less common occupation for the Lisman family was Livery Stable Keeper.

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Lisman Historical Records

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Lisman Life Expectancy

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