You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Lindell relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 37 less people named Lindell in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 1,827 people named Lindell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Lindell in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 1,790 people named Lindell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 223 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,908
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • For 822 females, Mary was the most common name
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Lindell families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 423 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden