Links Family History

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Links Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Link.

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

Similar surnames: Linke, Link, Rinks, Lints, Linck, Binks, Rinke, Inks, Finks, Lincks

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Links Family Origin

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Links Family Occupations

What did your Links ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Links. 29% of Links men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Links women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Links were Machinist and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Secretary
  • Waitress

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

Links Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Links. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Links 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Links. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Links. For the veterans among your Links ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Links Life Expectancy

What is the average Links lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Links life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Links in 1956 was 58, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Links

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Links 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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