Lockyer Family History

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Lockyer Name Meaning

English (mainly Dorset): occupational name for a locksmith, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Old English loc ‘lock’, ‘fastening’ (see Lock, and compare Locker).

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

Similar surnames: Locker, Cocker, Rocker, Glockner, Wicker, Gockley, Blocker, Lockley

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Lockyer Family Origin

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Lockyer Family Occupations

What did your Lockyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lockyer. 65% of Lockyer men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Salesman
  • Inspector

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

Lockyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Lockyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lockyer 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Lockyer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Lockyer. For the veterans among your Lockyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lockyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lockyer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lockyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lockyer in 1959 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

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