Lindner Family History

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Lindner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Lindenau, Linde, Linden, or Linda. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Linde ‘lime tree’ + the agent suffix -ner.

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

Similar surnames: Linder, Linner, Linde, Lander, Lindley, Lindler, Kindler, Klinkner

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Lindner Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lindner name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lindner. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Lindner Family Origin

Where is the Lindner family from?

Lindner Family Occupations

What did your Lindner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Artist In Cloth (Tailor), Engineer (E&M) and Merchant & Consul were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindner. A less common occupation for the Lindner family was Merchant (General). The most common Lindner occupation in the UK was Artist In Cloth (Tailor). 20% of Lindner's were Artist In Cloth (Tailor)s.

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  • Artist In Cloth (Tailor)

  • Engineer (E&M)

  • Merchant & Consul

  • Merchant (General)


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

Lindner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Lindner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindner 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Lindner. 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 23,000 military records available for the last name Lindner. For the veterans among your Lindner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lindner Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lindner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lindner in 1944 was 33, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindner 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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