Vanderlinden Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Vanderlinden Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Linden): topopgraphic name for someone who lived among lime trees or habitational name for someone from places in Belgium and the Netherlands named Terlinden, from Middle Dutch linden ‘lime trees’.

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


Similar surnames: Vanderlinde, Vanderzanden, Vanderheyden, Vanderveen, Vandervelde

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Vanderlinden Family Origin

Where is the Vanderlinden family from?

Vanderlinden Family Occupations

What did your Vanderlinden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vanderlinden family was Lock Tender. Farmer, Day Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vanderlinden. The most common Vanderlinden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Vanderlinden's were Farmers.

View Census data for Vanderlinden | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Day Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Lock Tender

    10%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Vanderlinden Historical Records

What Vanderlinden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vanderlinden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vanderlinden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Vanderlinden

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Vanderlinden. 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.

View all Vanderlinden immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Vanderlinden. For the veterans among your Vanderlinden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Vanderlinden military records

You've only scratched the surface of Vanderlinden family history.

Vanderlinden Life Expectancy

What is the average Vanderlinden lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Vanderlinden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Vanderlinden in 1940 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vanderlinden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vanderlinden 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.

Famous Vanderlinden Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name