Lindberg Family History

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Lindberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of Swedish lind ‘lime tree’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. South German: habitational name from any of several places so named.

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

Similar surnames: Kindberg, Lindborg, Landberg, Lundberg, Landsberg, Lindenberg, Linder

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Lindberg Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lindberg name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lindberg. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Sweden


  • Norway


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


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Lindberg Family Origin

Where is the Lindberg family from?

Lindberg Family Occupations

What did your Lindberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindberg. A less common occupation for the Lindberg family was Keeping House. The most common Lindberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Lindberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Lindberg Historical Records

What Lindberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Lindberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindberg 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 30,000 immigration records available for the last name Lindberg. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Lindberg. For the veterans among your Lindberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lindberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindberg lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lindberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lindberg in 1941 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindberg 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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