Malden Family History

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Malden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Malden in Surrey (now part of Greater London) (see Mauldin).

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

Similar surnames: Mauldin, Walden, Mallen, Alden, Marden, Morden, Maulden, Molden

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Malden Family Origin

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Malden Family Occupations

What did your Malden ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and None Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Malden. 18% of Malden men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Malden women worked as a None Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Malden were Chauffeur and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Cartearter
  • Chauffeur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • None Housekeeper
  • Servant

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

Malden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Malden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Malden. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Malden. For the veterans among your Malden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malden Life Expectancy

What is the average Malden lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Malden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Malden in 1955 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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