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Colden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire named Colden, from Old English cald ‘cold’ col ‘charcoal’ + denu ‘valley’. English and Scottish: variant of Cowden.

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


Similar surnames: Cowden, Holden, Olden, Kolden, Coley, Bowden, Golden, Couden, Rowden

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Colden Family Origin

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Colden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Colden family was Merchant. Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colden. The most common Colden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Colden's were Farmers.

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Colden Historical Records

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Colden Life Expectancy

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