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Lighthall Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from a place called Lightollars in Lancashire, so named from Old English leoht ‘light-colored’ + alor ‘alder’. The surname, however, is not found in current English sources.

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


Similar surnames: Lightell, Wignall, Southall, Wigfall, Benthall, Rishell, Minshall

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Lighthall Family Origin

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Lighthall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Law Student

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lighthall family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Journalier and Law Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lighthall. The most common Lighthall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Lighthall's were Farmers.

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Lighthall Life Expectancy

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