Lingenfelter Family History

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Lingenfelter Name Meaning

Variant of German Lingenfelder, a habitational name for someone from Lingenfeld in the Palatinate.

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


Similar surnames: Lindenfelser, Lingerfelt, Dannenfelser, Lindenberger, Lingafelter

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Lingenfelter Family Origin

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Lingenfelter Family Occupations

What did your Lingenfelter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lingenfelter. A less common occupation for the Lingenfelter family was Keeping House. The most common Lingenfelter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lingenfelter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Lingenfelter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lingenfelter Life Expectancy

What is the average Lingenfelter lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lingenfelter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lingenfelter in 1953 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lingenfelter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lingenfelter 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.

Famous Lingenfelter Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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