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Lindor Name Meaning

French and West Indian (mainly Haiti): from the personal name Lindor borne by the main character in The Barber of Seville a play written in 1773 by the French writer Pierre Beaumarchais. French: habitational name from Lindor a placename (part of the city of Labouheyre) in Landes. This surname (in any of the two possible senses; see also 1 above) is very rare in France. It was brought to the US mainly from the West Indies (mostly Haiti).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Linder, Lindow, Lind, Linde, Lander, Kinder, Linden, Tinder, Linton

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Where is the Lindor family from?

You can see how Lindor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lindor family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Lindor families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Lindor family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Lindor's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Lindor families in 1840.
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What did your Lindor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lindor. 46% of Lindor men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Lindor women worked as a Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Pin Setter
  • Butter Maker

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lindor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 390 immigration records available for the last name Lindor. 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 Cards

There are 162 military records available for the last name Lindor. For the veterans among your Lindor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lindor lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Lindor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lindor in 1966 was 78, and 10 in 2004.

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