Lindy Family History

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Lindy Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Linde, so written to preserve the second syllable.

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


Similar surnames: Linda, Lindt, Lind, Kindy, Linde, Lindh, Leidy, Linden, Lints, Lintz

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Lindy Family Origin

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Lindy Family Occupations

What did your Lindy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindy. The most common Lindy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lindy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lindy family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    7%

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

Lindy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lindy Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindy lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Lindy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lindy in 1943 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindy 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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