Linscheid Family History

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Linscheid Name Meaning

German: topographic name from lin denoting ‘water’ or ‘swamp’ + the place name suffix -scheid ‘division’, ‘border’, which is frequent in Rhineland and southern Westphalia.

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

Similar surnames: Olmscheid, Larscheid, Scheidt, Binsfeld, Scheid, Luscher, Fischer

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Linscheid Family Origin

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Linscheid Family Occupations

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Linscheid Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Linscheid. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linscheid 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 213 immigration records available for the last name Linscheid. 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 99 military records available for the last name Linscheid. For the veterans among your Linscheid ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linscheid Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Linscheid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Linscheid in 1963 was 72, and 89 in 2004.

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