Milde Name Meaning

German and Dutch: nickname from Middle High German milde, Middle Dutch mild(e) ‘kind’, ‘gentle’, ‘compassionate’, ‘generous’. German: habitational name from Milda in Thuringia.

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


Similar surnames: Wilde, Melde, Linde, Gilde, Molle, Milder, Hilke, Mille, Millen

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Milde Family Origin

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Milde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Black Smith

    11%
  • Box Maker

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Black Smith and Box Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milde. A less common occupation for the Milde family was Carpenter. The most common Milde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Milde's were Farmers.

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Milde Historical Records

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Milde Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Milde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Milde in 1953 was 55, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milde

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