Tilden Family History

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Tilden Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, apparently so named from the Old English byname Tila (compare Tilbury) + Old English denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Wilden, Alden, Tilton, Hilden, Tilley, Walden, Olden, Elden, Millen

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Tilden Family Origin

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Tilden Family Occupations

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  • Student

    36%
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Iron Founder

    9%

In 1881, the most common Tilden occupation in Canada was Student. 36% of Tilden's were Students. A less common occupation for the Tilden family was Iron Founder. Student, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tilden.

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Tilden Historical Records

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Tilden Life Expectancy

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