Lindgren Family History

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Lindgren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements lind ‘lime tree’ + gren ‘branch’.

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


Similar surnames: Lundgren, Landgren, Lindeen, Sandgren, Linden, Sundgren, Lofgren

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Lindgren Family Origin

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Lindgren Family Occupations

What did your Lindgren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindgren. A less common occupation for the Lindgren family was Carpenter. The most common Lindgren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lindgren's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Lindgren Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lindgren Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindgren lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lindgren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lindgren in 1941 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindgren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindgren 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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