Linzer Family History

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Linzer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from either of the two places called Linz.

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

Similar surnames: Lanzer, Linner, Linder, Lunzer, Winzer, Linde, Bitzer, Linden, Kinder

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Linzer Family Origin

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Linzer Family Occupations

What did your Linzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Linzer family was Teaming. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Linzer. The most common Linzer occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Linzer's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Teaming


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

Linzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Linzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linzer 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 624 immigration records available for the last name Linzer. 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 411 military records available for the last name Linzer. For the veterans among your Linzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Linzer lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Linzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Linzer in 1961 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linzer 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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