Lindon Family History

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Lindon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Lindon in Lincolnshire, Linden End, Haddenham, in Cambridgeshire, or Lyndon, Rutland, all named from Old English lind ‘lime tree’ or lin ‘flax’ + dun ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Linton, Linden, Hinton, Langdon, Litton, Lindow, Kingdon, London

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Lindon Family Origin

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Lindon Family Occupations

What did your Lindon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lindon occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Lindon's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindon. A less common occupation for the Lindon family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Cooper


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

Lindon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Lindon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindon 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lindon. 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 Lindon. For the veterans among your Lindon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lindon Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindon lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lindon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lindon in 1952 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindon 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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