Lintz Family History

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Lintz Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a derivative of a Germanic personal name formed with the initial element lind (see Linde 1 and Lins 2). English: habitational name from Lintz, County Durham, so named from Old English hlinc ‘hillside’. Compare Lynch 3.

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


Similar surnames: Lint, Lantz, Lietz, Gintz, Linz, Lind, Linde, Lontz, Litz, Fitz

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Lintz Family Origin

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Lintz Family Occupations

What did your Lintz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lintz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Lintz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lintz. A less common occupation for the Lintz family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Lintz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lintz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lintz 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Lintz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lintz. For the veterans among your Lintz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lintz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lintz lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lintz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lintz in 1946 was 74, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lintz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lintz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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