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Lindau Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Lindau, which is named with Old High German linta ‘lime tree’ + ouwa ‘water meadow’ or ‘island’.

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


Similar surnames: Landau, Linda, Linde, Lind, Linder, Lindon, Lindle, Littau, Linden

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Lindau Family Origin

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Lindau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Harness Maker

    14%
  • Liquor Dealer

    14%

In 1880, the most common Lindau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Lindau's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lindau family was Liquor Dealer. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindau.

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Lindau Historical Records

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Lindau Life Expectancy

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