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Linster Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Altlinster and Junglinster in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

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


Similar surnames: Munster, Luyster, Linner, Lidster, Fenster, Finster, Hiester, Pinsker

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Linster Family Origin

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Linster Family Occupations

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  • Brass Finisher

    100%

In 1881, the most common Linster occupation in the UK was Brass Finisher. 100% of Linster's were Brass Finishers.

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Linster Historical Records

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Linster Life Expectancy

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Famous Linster Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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