Lynskey Family History

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Lynskey Name Meaning

Irish (Mayo, Galway): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Loingscigh, a variant of Ó Loingsigh (see Lynch).

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

Similar surnames: Linskey, Linsky, Linsey, Luskey, Coskey, Duskey, Croskey, Lackey

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Lynskey Family Origin

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Lynskey Family Occupations

What did your Lynskey 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 Lynskey. 8% of Lynskey men worked as a General Labourer and 43% of Lynskey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lynskey were Hw Labourer Exam and Asst Nursepublic Asst Instit

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Agricultural Worker
  • Builders Labourer
  • Hw Labourer Exam

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Assistant Nurse
  • Asst Nursepublic Asst Instit

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

Lynskey Historical Records

What Lynskey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Lynskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lynskey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lynskey. 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 889 military records available for the last name Lynskey. For the veterans among your Lynskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lynskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lynskey lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lynskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lynskey in 1952 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lynskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lynskey 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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