Lynne Family History

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Lynne Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Lynn.

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

Similar surnames: Lynn, Lyne, Lenn, Lynde, Wynne, Lyle, Linn, Lynd, Denne, Wynn

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Lynne Family Origin

Where is the Lynne family from?

Lynne Family Occupations

What did your Lynne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brick Mason and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lynne. The most common Lynne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lynne's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lynne family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Clerk

  • Clerk In Store


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

Lynne Historical Records

What Lynne family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Lynne Life Expectancy

What is the average Lynne lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lynne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lynne in 1961 was 62, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lynne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lynne 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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