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Heyden Name Meaning

variant spelling of Heiden 2. topographic name shortened from von der Heyden ‘of the heath’ (see Heid 1).

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


Similar surnames: Heiden, Heyde, Hyden, Hedden, Leyden, Heyd, Heide, Hayden, Shelden

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Heyden Family Origin

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Heyden Family Occupations

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  • Gentleman

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, Gentleman and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heyden. The most common Heyden occupation in Canada was Gentleman. 67% of Heyden's were Gentlemans.

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Heyden Historical Records

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Heyden Life Expectancy

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