Livermore Family History

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Livermore Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Livermere in Suffolk. This is first found in the form Leuuremer (c.1050), which suggests derivation from Old English l?fer ‘rush’, ‘reed’ + mere ‘lake’. However, later forms consistently show i in the first syllable, suggesting Old English lifer ‘liver’, referring either to the shape of the pond or to the coagulation of the water.

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

Similar surnames: Creekmore, Wedmore, Wilmore, Elmore, Liverpool, Livernois, Laverdure

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Livermore Family Origin

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Livermore Family Occupations

What did your Livermore ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Livermore. A less common occupation for the Livermore family was Farmer. The most common Livermore occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Livermore's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Carman

  • Farmer


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

Livermore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Livermore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Livermore census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Livermore. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Livermore. For the veterans among your Livermore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Livermore Life Expectancy

What is the average Livermore lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Livermore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Livermore in 1945 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Livermore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Livermore ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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