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Linster Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Altlinster and Junglinster in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

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


Similar surnames: Munster, Luyster, Linner, Lidster, Fenster, Finster, Hiester, Pinsker

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Linster Family Origin

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Linster Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Boilermaker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Linster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Linster's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linster. A less common occupation for the Linster family was Boilermaker.

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Linster Historical Records

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Linster Life Expectancy

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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