Lingham Family History

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Lingham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Lingham Family Origin

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Lingham Family Occupations

What did your Lingham ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, the most common Lingham occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Lingham's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lingham. A less common occupation for the Lingham family was Carpenter.

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Lingham Life Expectancy

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Famous Lingham Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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