Lint Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a dresser of flax, from Middle English lynet, lynt ‘flax’. Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic name formed with lind (see Linde 1). Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a linen weaver or merchant.

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


Similar surnames: Lins, Lind, Line, Lintz, Lino, Linn, List, Litt, Pint, Lier

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Lint Family Origin

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Lint Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lint. A less common occupation for the Lint family was Coal Miner. The most common Lint occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Lint's were Farmers.

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Lint Historical Records

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Lint Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Lint life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lint in 1948 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lint

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