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Minden Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places so named, for example in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Menden, Winden, Munden, Linden, Zindel, Marden, Lingen, Linde, Mander

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Minden Family Origin

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Minden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, the most common Minden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Minden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Minden family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minden.

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Minden Historical Records

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Minden Life Expectancy

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