Linam Family History

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Linam Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Lynam.

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

Similar surnames: Lynam, Linan, Linzy, Linn, Lina, Lints, Winham, Lim, Dignam, Linz

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Linam Family Origin

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Linam Family Occupations

What did your Linam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linam. A less common occupation for the Linam family was Cook. The most common Linam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Linam's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Cook


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Linam ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Linam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Linam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linamcensus 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 315 immigration records available for the last name Linam. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 932 military records available for the last name Linam. For the veterans among your Linam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linam Life Expectancy

What is the average Linam lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Linam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Linam in 1944 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linam ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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