Lincks Family History

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Lincks Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Linckx, a nickname from links ‘left’, ‘left-handed’, ‘clumsy’.

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

Similar surnames: Link, Lints, Linck, Dircks, Links, Linsky, Lucks, Linko, Hinck, Linch

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Lincks Family Origin

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Lincks Family Occupations

What did your Lincks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Box Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lincks. A less common occupation for the Lincks family was Furrier. The most common Lincks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Lincks's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Box Maker

  • Carpenter

  • Furrier


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

Lincks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lincks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lincks 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Lincks. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lincks. For the veterans among your Lincks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lincks Life Expectancy

What is the average Lincks lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lincks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lincks in 1957 was 62, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lincks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lincks 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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