Lightcap Family History

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Lightcap Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Leitgeb ‘tavern owner’.

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


Similar surnames: Lightman, Lighty, Lightell, Sightler, Lightle, Lighter, Lightner

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Lightcap Family Origin

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Lightcap Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Lightcap occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lightcap's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lightcap family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lightcap.

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Lightcap Historical Records

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Lightcap Life Expectancy

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