Lyson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lison. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Leisen.

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


Similar surnames: Tyson, Dyson, Layson, Boyson, Lymon, Wysong, Hyson, Lison, Hymon

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Lyson Family Origin

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Lyson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Bricklayer

    8%
  • Carter

    8%
  • Coal Dealer

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lyson family was Coal Dealer. The most common Lyson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Lyson's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Bricklayer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lyson.

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Lyson Historical Records

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Lyson Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, Lyson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lyson in 1965 was 71, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyson

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