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Morden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Morden in Dorset or Surrey, Guilden or Steeple Morden in Cheshire, or Moredon in Wiltshire, all of which were named in Old English as ‘hill (dun) in marshland (mor)’.

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


Similar surnames: Marden, Borden, Worden, Morren, Morken, Norden, Cowden, Rowden

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Morden Family Origin

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Morden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Clerk

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Morden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Morden's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morden. A less common occupation for the Morden family was Laborer.

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Morden Historical Records

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Morden Life Expectancy

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