Linnen Family History

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Linnen Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: apparently a variant of Linen, possibly from an earlier spelling Linning, which is recorded in Lanarkshire in 1623.

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


Similar surnames: Linden, Finnen, Kinner, Lannen, Linn, Linen, Linton, Finnin, Linan

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Linnen Family Origin

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Linnen Family Occupations

What did your Linnen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Accountant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Linnen. 58% of Linnen men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Linnen women worked as an Accountant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Linnen were Farmers Son and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    58%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Cultivator
    4%
  • Farmers Son
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Accountant
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Operatrice
    17%
  • Saleslady
    17%

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

Linnen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Linnen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Linnen 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 540 immigration records available for the last name Linnen. 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 522 military records available for the last name Linnen. For the veterans among your Linnen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Linnen Life Expectancy

What is the average Linnen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Linnen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Linnen in 1960 was 68, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linnen

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