Lineman Family History

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Lineman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Leinemann, a topographic name for someone from the river Leine (near Hannover). Possibly also an altered spelling of German Linnemann, a variant of Lindemann.

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

Similar surnames: Linneman, Kinneman, Logeman, Lindman, Lakeman, Lindeman, Linan

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Lineman Family Origin

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Lineman Family Occupations

What did your Lineman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Drug Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lineman. The most common Lineman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Lineman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lineman family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Drug Broker

  • Grocer


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

Lineman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Lineman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lineman 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 174 immigration records available for the last name Lineman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lineman. For the veterans among your Lineman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lineman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lineman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lineman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Lineman in 1956 was 44, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lineman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lineman 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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