Life Name Meaning

English: variant of Leaf.

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


Similar surnames: Liff, Lite, Hite, Cliffe, Lowe, Lile, Lime, Like, Lim, Lie

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Life Family Origin

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Life Family Occupations

What did your Life ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Life occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Life's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Life. A less common occupation for the Life family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Life | Data not to scale

Life Historical Records

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Life Life Expectancy

What is the average Life lifespan?

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Life life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Life in 1953 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Life

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