Lince Family History

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Lince Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from lince ‘lynx’.Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Laure(i)ns (see Lawrence).

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

Similar surnames: Linde, Lance, Wince, Vince, Line, Bunce, Lence, Lenci, Linne, Lynch

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Lince Family Origin

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Lince Family Occupations

What did your Lince ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lince family was Cabinet Maker Employ 30 Men. The most common Lince occupation in the UK was Ag. Laborer. 7% of Lince's were Ag. Laborers. Ag. Laborer, Book Binder and Boot Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lince.

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  • Ag. Laborer

  • Book Binder

  • Boot Finisher

  • Cabinet Maker Employ 30 Men


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

Lince Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lince. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lince 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 797 immigration records available for the last name Lince. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Lince. For the veterans among your Lince ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lince Life Expectancy

What is the average Lince lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lince life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lince in 1955 was 72, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lince

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lince 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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