Linders Family History

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Linders Name Meaning

patronymic from the personal name Leonard. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements linta ‘shield’ or ‘spear’ (see Linde 1) + hari, heri ‘army’.

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

Similar surnames: Lindert, Linde, Sinder, Lindell, Linder, Lander, Lindeen, Lindfors

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Linders Family Origin

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Linders Family Occupations

What did your Linders ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Linders occupation in the UK was Leather Finisher. 33% of Linders's were Leather Finishers. Leather Finisher and Stableman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Linders. A less common occupation for the Linders family was Tailor.

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  • Leather Finisher

  • Stableman

  • Tailor


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

Linders Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Linders. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linders 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 722 immigration records available for the last name Linders. 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 429 military records available for the last name Linders. For the veterans among your Linders ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linders Life Expectancy

What is the average Linders lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Linders life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Linders in 1942 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linders

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linders 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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