Lindstrom Family History

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Lindstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Lindström): ornamental name composed of the elements lind ‘lime tree’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Lundstrom, Landstrom, Lidstrom, Sandstrom, Lindblom, Lindskog

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Lindstrom Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lindstrom name?

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

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  • England & Wales

    36%

  • Sweden

    14%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    14%

  • Norway

    10%

  • Germanic Europe

    9%

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Lindstrom Family Origin

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Lindstrom Family Occupations

What did your Lindstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindstrom. A less common occupation for the Lindstrom family was Tailor. The most common Lindstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Lindstrom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Tailor

    5%

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

Lindstrom Historical Records

What Lindstrom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Lindstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindstromcensus 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 29,000 immigration records available for the last name Lindstrom. 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 Lindstrom. For the veterans among your Lindstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lindstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindstrom lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Lindstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lindstrom in 1943 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindstrom 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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