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Lingerfelt Family History

Lingerfelt Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Lingenfeld, a habitational name from a place so named in the Palatinate.

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

40,362 Historical Documents with Lingerfelt on Ancestry.com
9,347 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,049 Military Records
55 Immigration Records
3,677 Census and Voter Lists
26,234 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lingerfelt Families

  • Number of Lingerfelt families
     21 - 39
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lingerfelt last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lingerfelt census records

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Lingerfelt Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Lingerfelt

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Lingerfelt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lingerfelt census records

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Lingerfelt Civil War Service Records

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