Nolde Family History

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Nolde Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Arnold. German: in some cases a metonymic occupational name for a needlemaker, from Middle High German nalde ‘needle’ (variant of nadel). Compare Nadler. German: habitational name from a place so named in Schleswig-Holstein.

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


Similar surnames: Nolle, Nolder, Bode, Bold, Nolte, Nold, Notte, Golde, Molle, Hole

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Nolde Family Origin

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Nolde Family Occupations

What did your Nolde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nolde. A less common occupation for the Nolde family was Candy Maker. The most common Nolde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Nolde's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Brewer

    6%
  • Candy Maker

    6%

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

Nolde Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nolde Life Expectancy

What is the average Nolde lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nolde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Nolde in 1961 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nolde 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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