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Haden Name Meaning

English (West Midlands) and Irish: variant spelling of Hayden. German: perhaps an altered spelling of Hadden or Heiden.

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


Similar surnames: Hyden, Hayden, Hadden, Harden, Hanen, Haven, Hagen, Headen, Maden

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Where is the Haden family from?

You can see how Haden families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haden family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Haden families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 27 Haden families living in Ontario. This was about 42% of all the recorded Haden's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Haden families in 1911.
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What did your Haden ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Haden. 37% of Haden men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Labourer
    16%
  • College
    16%
  • Engineer
    11%
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Census Records

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Haden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Haden. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Haden. For the veterans among your Haden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haden lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Haden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Haden in 1943 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

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