Lindy Family History

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Lindy Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Linde, so written to preserve the second syllable.

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

Similar surnames: Linda, Lindt, Lind, Kindy, Linde, Lindh, Leidy, Linden, Lints, Lintz

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Lindy Family Origin

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Lindy Family Occupations

What did your Lindy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farm Help was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lindy. 50% of Lindy men worked as a Farm Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farm Help
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lindy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Lindy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lindy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 448 immigration records available for the last name Lindy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Lindy Life Expectancy

What is the average Lindy lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Lindy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lindy in 1943 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lindy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lindy 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.

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