Linda Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant of Linde. Eastern German: habitational name from places so named in Thuringia, Saxony, and Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Linde, Lind, Landa, Lindau, Lande, Linden, Lindy, Lintz, Mina, Ida

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Linda Family Origin

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Linda Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Brewery Hand

    4%
  • Brickmason

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Linda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Linda's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Linda family was Brickmason. Farmer, Carpenter and Brewery Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linda.

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Linda Historical Records

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Linda Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2003, Linda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Linda in 1951 was 60, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linda

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