Linder Family History

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Linder Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from lind ‘lime tree’ + either the German suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or the surname suffix -ér, derived from the Latin adjectival ending -er(i)us. English (mainly southeastern): variant of Lind 2. German: habitational name from any of numerous places called Linden or Lindern, named with German Linden ‘lime trees’.

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

Similar surnames: Linden, Linde, Linner, Lindner, Lander, Kinder, Lindell, Lind, Winder

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Linder Family Origin

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Linder Family Occupations

What did your Linder ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Master Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Linder. 43% of Linder men worked as a Master Tailor and 81% of Linder women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Linder were Ladies Tailor Machiner and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Master Tailor
  • Waterproof Garment Maker
  • Ladies Tailor Machiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Household Duties
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Linder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Linder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linder 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Linder. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Linder. For the veterans among your Linder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linder Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Linder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Linder in 1944 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

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