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Golden Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone with golden hair, from Middle English gelden, golden (from Old English gylden). Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Ualghairg (see McGoldrick).

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


Similar surnames: Gulden, Colden, Golder, Gooden, Kolden, Boden, Holden, Goldey, Gordon

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Golden Family Origin

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Golden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Fisherman

    9%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Going To School

    7%

In 1881, the most common Golden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Golden's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golden. A less common occupation for the Golden family was Going To School.

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Golden Historical Records

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Golden Life Expectancy

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Famous Golden Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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