Luscombe Family History

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Luscombe Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from any of the five villages of this name in Devon or from Loscombe in Powerstock, Dorset, all probably named from Old English hlose ‘pigsty’ + cumb ‘valley’ (see Coombe).

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

Similar surnames: Liscomb, Duncombe, Seccombe, Linscomb, Wiscombe, Combe, Luscomb

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Luscombe Family Origin

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Luscombe Family Occupations

What did your Luscombe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Luscombe. 3% of Luscombe men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Luscombe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luscombe were Incapacitated and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Incapacitated

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Luscombe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Luscombe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luscombe 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Luscombe. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Luscombe. For the veterans among your Luscombe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luscombe Life Expectancy

What is the average Luscombe lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Luscombe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Luscombe in 1951 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luscombe

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