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Linden Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant (plural) of Linde. English: variant spelling of Lindon. Belgian and Dutch (van Linden): habitational name from places called Linden in Brabant and North Brabant. Dutch (van der Linden): habitational name from any of numerous places called Ter Linde. Irish: reduced form of McLinden. Swedish (Lindén): ornamental name from lind ‘lime tree’ + the common suffix -én, from the Latin adjectival ending -enius.

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


Similar surnames: Linde, Linder, Lindeen, Landen, Lindon, Liden, Lingen, Lunden, Lind

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Linden Family Origin

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Linden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Going To School

    14%
  • Son

    11%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Linden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Linden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Linden family was Labourer. Farmer, Going To School and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linden.

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Linden Historical Records

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Linden Life Expectancy

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