Mulder Family History

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Mulder Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name from mulder ‘miller’. German: occupational name for a maker of wooden bowls, from Middle High German mulde ‘bowl’, ‘trough’, ‘tub’ + the agent suffix -er. variant of Müller (see Mueller).

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


Similar surnames: Molder, Multer, Muller, Milder, Melder, Malter, Mildner, Euler

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Mulder Family Origin

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Mulder Family Occupations

What did your Mulder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mulder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mulder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mulder family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mulder.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Mulder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mulder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mulder 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 Mulder. 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 Mulder. For the veterans among your Mulder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mulder Life Expectancy

What is the average Mulder lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mulder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mulder in 1948 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mulder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mulder 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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