Masden Family History

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Masden Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Marsden.

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

Similar surnames: Basden, Maslen, Mayden, Maden, Alden, Lansden, Masker, Maiden, Carden

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Masden Family Origin

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Masden Family Occupations

What did your Masden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Masden family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masden. The most common Masden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Masden's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Masden ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Masden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Masden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Masden 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 415 immigration records available for the last name Masden. 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 708 military records available for the last name Masden. For the veterans among your Masden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Masden Life Expectancy

What is the average Masden lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Masden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Masden in 1961 was 50, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Masden ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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