Lounsbury Family History

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Lounsbury Name Meaning

English: probably a respelling of Lownsbrough, a habitational name from Londesborough in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which is named with the Old Norse personal name Lothinn + Old English burh ‘stronghold’.

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


Similar surnames: Sainsbury, Lunsford, Marksbury, Spilsbury, Alsbury, Banbury, Hanbury

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Lounsbury Family Origin

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Lounsbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Shoe Maker

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Lounsbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lounsbury's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lounsbury. A less common occupation for the Lounsbury family was Shoe Maker.

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Lounsbury Historical Records

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Lounsbury Life Expectancy

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