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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

What did your Milde ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Black Smith

    11%
  • Box Maker

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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

Milde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Milde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milde 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Milde. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Milde. For the veterans among your Milde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milde Life Expectancy

What is the average Milde lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milde 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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