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Linscott Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Linscott in Moretonhampstead or Limscott in Bradworthy, both in Devon and so named from the Old English personal name Leofwine + Old English cot ‘cottage’.

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

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Linscott Family Origin

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Linscott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Fisherman

    2%

In 1880, the most common Linscott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Linscott's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linscott. A less common occupation for the Linscott family was Fisherman.

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Linscott Historical Records

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Linscott Life Expectancy

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