Lingo Family History

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Lingo Name Meaning

Most probably an altered form of Scottish Lingoch, a habitational name from the lands of Lingoch (now Lingo) in Carnbee, Fife.

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


Similar surnames: Wingo, Linge, Mingo, Lino, Linen, Lango, Ling, Linde, Lio, Mungo

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Lingo Family Origin

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Lingo Family Occupations

What did your Lingo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lingo. 17% of Lingo men worked as a Farmer (retired) and 67% of Lingo women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lingo were Retired Cotton Spinner and Land Worker household Duti

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer (retired)
    17%
  • Meat Porter Municipal Abattoirs
    17%
  • Public Works Contractors Labour
    17%
  • Retired Cotton Spinner
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Housewife
    17%
  • Land Worker household Duti
    17%

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

Lingo Historical Records

What Lingo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Lingo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lingo 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 853 immigration records available for the last name Lingo. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lingo. For the veterans among your Lingo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lingo Life Expectancy

What is the average Lingo lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Lingo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lingo in 1947 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lingo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lingo 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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