Lyssy Name Meaning

Altered form of Czech and Slovak Lysý ‘bald’, nickname for a man with a bald pate.

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


Similar surnames: Lissy, Lisy, Lysek, Lysak, Lesky, Luks, Lease, Rysavy, Mossey, Lydy

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Lyssy Family Origin

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Lyssy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Lyssy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Lyssy's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lyssy. A less common occupation for the Lyssy family was Keeping House.

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Lyssy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Lyssy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lyssy in 1960 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyssy

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