Linsky Family History

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Linsky Name Meaning

Irish (Mayo, Galway): variant of Lynskey. Germanized or Americanized spelling of Polish Linski, a habitational name for someone from places called Linie or Linne.

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

Similar surnames: Linskey, Lansky, Minsky, Malinsky, Linsey, Belinsky, Krinsky, Plansky

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Linsky Family Origin

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Linsky Family Occupations

What did your Linsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Linsky. 16% of Linsky men worked as a General Labourer and 42% of Linsky women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Linsky were Foreman In Drapery Warehous and Fur Liner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Cotton Mill Labourer
  • Fitter (tailor)
  • Foreman In Drapery Warehous

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cigarette Maker
  • Cleaner cook
  • Fur Liner

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

Linsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Linsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linsky 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Linsky. 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 644 military records available for the last name Linsky. For the veterans among your Linsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Linsky lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Linsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Linsky in 1959 was 57, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linsky 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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