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Linder Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from lind ‘lime tree’ + either the German suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or the surname suffix -ér, derived from the Latin adjectival ending -er(i)us. English (mainly southeastern): variant of Lind 2. German: habitational name from any of numerous places called Linden or Lindern, named with German Linden ‘lime trees’.

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


Similar surnames: Linden, Linde, Linner, Lindner, Lander, Kinder, Lindell, Lind, Winder

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Linder Family Origin

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Linder Family Occupations

What did your Linder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Linder family was Farming. The most common Linder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Linder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linder.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Linder Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Linder Life Expectancy

What is the average Linder lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Linder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Linder in 1944 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linder 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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