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The surname Lindh is derived from the German word "linde" meaning lime tree. It was a topographic name for someone who lived near a lime tree. There are also several places named for this word, especially in northern Germany, and as such people may have adopted the habitation name as a surname. There are several Swedish compound names, created ornamentally from the root "Lind," they include Lindberg, Lindström, Lindbloom and others.

Lindh Early Origins




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Lindh Spelling Variations


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Lindh Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lindros and others.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lindh (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lindh (post 1700)



  • Hilary Lindh (b. 1969), former American alpine ski racer
  • Irene Lindh (b. 1945), Swedish stage and film actress
  • Mats Ingemar Lindh (b. 1947), Swedish retired professional ice hockey player
  • Gustaf Allan Lindh (b. 1926), former Swedish modern pentathlete
  • Björn Jason Lindh (b. 1944), Swedish flautist, keyboardist and composer
  • Lasse Lindh, Swedish indie pop musician
  • Erik Lindh (b. 1964), former international Swedish table tennis player
  • Jan Lindh, Swedish musician
  • Pär Lindh, founding member of the Swedish symphonic prog group Pär Lindh Project
  • Ylva Anna Maria Lindh (1957-2003), Swedish Social Democratic politician
  • ... (Another 2 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    2. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    3. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    6. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    7. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    8. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    9. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
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    The Lindh Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lindh Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 13 October 2016 at 17:27.

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