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Madden Family History

Madden Name Meaning
Irish (Galway): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Madáin ‘descendant of Madán’, a reduced form of Madadhán, from madadh ‘dog’ (see Madigan).

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

1,034,271 Historical Documents with Madden on Ancestry.com
298,455 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
44,009 Military Records
39,365 Immigration Records
243,826 Census and Voter Lists
408,616 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Madden Families

  • Number of Madden families
     446 - 889
     149 - 445
     1 - 148
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Madden families
     354 - 705
     119 - 353
     1 - 118
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Madden families
     172 - 342
     58 - 171
     1 - 57
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Madden census records

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Madden Family Origin

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Madden Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Madden

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Madden Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Madden census records

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Madden Civil War Service Records

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