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Lindquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements lind ‘lime tree’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Lundquist, Sandquist, Sundquist, Winquist, Lillquist, Rundquist

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Lindquist Family Origin

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Lindquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lindquist family was Blacksmith. The most common Lindquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Lindquist's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lindquist.

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Lindquist Historical Records

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Lindquist Life Expectancy

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